Upper Peninsula Music Educators Workshop

MMEA is proud to host a new professional development event for 2018 – the Upper Peninsula Music Educators Workshop. The event  will be held on Friday, October 19th on the campus of Northern Michigan University in Marquette. We are VERY excited to welcome some great presenters, and to embark on our first UP professional development event. The presenters and topics for the day include:

Erin Colwitz – Refresh your Rehearsal Process

Mark Flaherty – Digital Tools for the Music Educator: SmartMusic, iReal Pro, Finale and more

Amorette Languell – Bridging the Gap: Creating a Curriculum Link Between General Music and Instrumental Music

Trisha Vickers – Orff Techniques and Classroom Connections

Stephen Grugin – Band Repertoire and Conducting

Janis Peterson – How to Keep Your Program Off the Chopping Block

 9:00-9:15 am               Welcome
9:20-10:40 am              Session 1a, Session 1b
10:50 am-12:10 pm      Session 2
12:10-12:50 pm            Lunch
1:00-1:30 pm                Combo performance
1:40-3:00 pm                Session 3a, Session 3b
3:10-4:30 pm                Session 4a, Session 4b
Please check this page periodically for updates and announcements. State Continuing Education Clock Hours (SCECHs) WILL be offered. We hope to see you at our new event in beautiful Marquette!