Music Educators Workshop
Music educators who work in schools and communities with K–12 students join together with master faculty members in a series of musical and professional training activities in the Resnick Education Wing and online. From September to June, New York City teachers at all stages of their careers have the opportunity to participate in workshops with student ensembles and visiting faculty, learn from professional artists, and attend Carnegie Hall concerts. Each July, national Summer Music Educators Workshop participants attend four days of intensive workshops focused on ensemble instruction and classroom strategies, observe student-ensemble demonstration rehearsals, build a community of peers, and interact with the National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America (NYO-USA).
Grades: K–12 Educators
Availability for Educators: NYC, National
Season: School Year, Summer Program
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Discover Great Teaching: Reflect
Explore seven impulses that are building blocks of great teaching, and consider how you can implement them to expand your teaching.
Topics: Artistry, Community, Equity
Time commitment: 15 minutes–2 hours
Discover Great Teaching: Implement
Bring elements of great teaching to life through a variety of exercises and activities for your K–12 classroom led by top educators and artists.
Topics: Artistry, Composition, Improvisation
Time commitment: 5–10 minutes
Free Digital Resources for Educators
Expand your lesson plans and curriculums, experience education in action with master class and workshop videos, or further develop your teaching skills with tips, tools, and inspiration from top music educators.
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Lead support for Music Educators Workshop is provided by The Grace and Mercy Foundation and The Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Family Foundation.