Inform your administrator about the impact your attendance will have on your school
The largest professional development opportunity for Elementary Music Educators
Ask you administrator to attend! The first administrator to attend the October conference will be totally free! (dinner included, paid for by IOSA president)
Learning that impacts a teacher who teachers every student in the school.
It is important for music teachers to see what is happening in other buildings and classrooms, which is something most music teachers do not get to do since they are often the only teacher in their subject area at their building.
This is the largest professional development opportunity for elementary music educators in Idaho.
Orff workshops are in no way exclusively Orff-Schulwerk method based, clinicians teach Dalcroze, Kodàly, Music Learning Theory and just best practices.
Bring yourself up to speed with best practices and teaching standards.
The Orff method is like miracle gro for a child's creativity. It is concentrated and very effective!
Collaborate and network with colleagues from all over the state.
Boost your teaching energy!
Reconnect with what it is you love about teaching and bring that love and passion back to your students, school and community!