Chapter Workshops

 

NEW! 2019 – 2020 Workshop dates are now being posted!

Click the pins on the map to find your closest chapter and workshop location!

AKTS – Arizona Kodály Teachers Society

Kevin Powell, President

September 21st, 2019
Start Time: 9 AM – 1 PM (8:30 Registration)
Location: ASU Gammage, Choir Room 301
1200 S. Forest Ave., Tempe, AZ 85281
Title: Fall Workshop with Tanya LeJeune

January 11th, 2020
Start Time: 9 AM – 1 PM (8:30 Registration)
Location: Kyrene de las Manitas Elementary School
1201 W Courtney Ln, Tempe, AZ 85284
Title: Chapter Share with AKTS and AZOrff

March 28th, 2020
Start Time: 9 AM – 1 PM (8:30 Registration)
Location: Fred Fox School of Music, Room 232, University of Arizona
1017 N Olive Rd, Tucson, AZ 85719
Title: Spring Workshop with Karlena Leal presenting “Manipulatives and Centers in the Music Classroom”

BAKE – Boston Area Kodály Educators

Adam Epstein, President

September 14, 2019
Start Time: 9 am
Location: Nazarian Center at Rhode Island College
600 Mount Pleasant Avenue, Providence, RI 
Title: Assessing Students with Differing Needs in the Elementary General Music Classroom with Alice Hammel (co-sponsored with the Rhode Island Music Education Association)

September 28, 2019
Start Time: 9 am
Location: East Somerville Community School, 50 Cross St., Somerville, MA 02145
Title: Assessment in the Music Classroom with Aileen Miracle

October 19, 2019
Start Time: 9 am
Location: East Somerville Community School, 50 Cross St., Somerville, MA 02145
Title: Vocal Health for Music Educators with Magen Slesinger/ Teaching Advanced Ideas with Simple Materials with Gabor Viragh

November 16, 2019
Start Time: 9 am
Location: East Somerville Community School, 50 Cross St., Somerville, MA 02145
Title: Living Traditions: Children’s Songs and Singing Games from Central America with Dr. Rachel Gibson

CAKE – Chicago Area Kodály Educators

Jana Martin, President

September 29, 2019
Start Time: 9:00 am
Location: Concordia University, KCC Building
Title: Blending Dalcroze Eurhythmics Into the Music Classroom with Marla Butke

November 9, 2019
Start Time: 9:00 am
Location: Old Town School of Folk Music, Lincoln Square
Title: Reimagining Musical Upbringings with Gabriela Ocádiz

February 29, 2020
Start Time: 9:00 am
Location: Concordia University, Kretzmann Hall
Title: CAKE Board Share: Prepare, Present, Practice

April 4, 2020
Start Time: 9:00 am
Location: Concordia University, Kretzmann Hall
Title: Engaging in Critical Race Theory in the Music Classroom with Amy Lewis

CILKE – Central Illinois Kodály Educators

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Donna Gallo, President

March 28, 2020
Start Time: 9 am
Location: Orchestra Rehearsal Room, Krannert Center
University of Illinois, Urbana, IL
Title: Chinese-Malaysian Folk Songs for Children and Hawaiian Ukulele Music 
Dr. Chet-Yeng Loong

Date: TBD
Start Time: TBD
Location: TBD
Title: Millikin Children’s Choir Festival with CILKE hosted Professional Development for Participating Educators

IKE – Indiana Kodály Educators

Leeann Starkey and Melissa Garcia, Co-Presidents

September 14, 2019
Start Time: TBD
Location: TBD
Title: Sip and Sing

November 2, 2019
Start Time: 
Location: Butler University
Title: TBD
Clinician: Tom and Barbara Sletto

KAKE – Kentucky Association of Kodály Educators

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Caitlin Jennings, President

September 14, 2019
Start Time: 9 am
Location: TBD

March 14, 2020 
Start Time: 9 am
Location: TBD

KEEP – Kodály Educators of Eastern Pennsylvania

Nichole Witman, President

September 14, 2019
Start Time: 9:00
Location: Elizabethtown College
Title: Bringing the Orff Approach to the Kodaly Classroom

November 2, 2019
Start Time: 9:00
Location: West Chester University of PA
Title: Dances and Games from Around the World (in Partnership with the Kennett Symphony Children’s Chorus)

February 22, 2020
Start Time: 9:00
Location: Millersville University
Title: Teaching Music to Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder

KNJ – Kodály New Jersey

Sara Elmer, President

September 20, 2019
Start Time: 6:30pm
Location: Ewing, NJ
Title: Sip and Sing

November 23, 2019
Start Time: 9am-1pm
Location: Westminster Choir College Campus in Princeton, NJ
Title: Getting Out of the Rut-Ideas for Introducing New Songs to Developing Singers with Tom Shelton

February 1, 2020
Start Time: 9am-1pm
Location: Westminster Choir College Campus in Princeton, NJ
Title: For the Love of Art Music! with Georgia Newlin

April 4, 2020
Start Time: 9am-1pm
Location: Westminster Choir College Campus in Princeton, NJ
Title: Music is for Everyone: Special Learners in the Elementary Music Classroom with Glennis Patterson

NCAKE – Northern California Association of Kodály Educators

Rita Alway, President

October 19, 2019
Start Time: 9:30 a.m.
Location: Berkley Maynard Academy, Oakland, CA
Title: TBD

April 18, 2020
Start Time: 9:30 a.m.
Location: California State University East Bay, Hayward, CA
Title: Social-Emotional Learning in the Music Classroom

NPKC – Northern Plains Kodály Chapter

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Christopher Underwood, President

September 14, 2019
Start Time: 9:00am-3:00pm
Location: NDSU Fine Arts Center
1511 12th Avenue North
Fargo, ND 58102
Title: Joan Eckroth-Riley guest presenter

January 25, 2020
Start Time: 9:00am-12:00pm
Location: Lewis and Clark Elementary 
1729 16th Street South, Fargo, ND 58103
Title: Make and Take Substitute Ideas

April 18, 2020
Start Time: 8:30am-4:00pm
Location: Olivet Lutheran Church
1330 S University Dr, Fargo, ND 58103
Title: NPKC Choral Festival guest conductor Dan LeJeune

OKE – Oklahoma Kodály Educators

Elizabeth Maughan, President

September 28, 2019
Start Time: 9 AM – 12 PM
Location: University of Central Oklahoma, Music Building, Choir Room
Presenter: Tanya LeJuene
Title: Musical Intentions – Incorporating Mindfulness and Including Scaffolding in the Kodaly Classroom

February 8, 2020
Start Time: 9 AM- 12 PM
Location: University of Oklahoma, Catlett Music Center, Room 032
Presenter: Lisa Simmelink 
Title: TBD

June 19, 2020
Start Time: 1:30-4:30 PM
Location: University of Oklahoma, Catlett Music Center, Room 032 
Presenter: Rebecca Juarez 
Title: TBD

ROCKE – Regional Organization of Colorado Kodály Educators

Jackline Valdez, President

September 28, 2019
Start Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: University Center for the Arts, Colorado State University, 1400 Remington St, Fort Collins, CO 80524
Title: Keep Them Engaged! Student Engagement and Classroom Management in the Elementary Music Room by Carrie Nicholas

November 2, 2019
Start Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Glory of God Lutheran Church, 12200 W 38th Ave, Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
Title: Sequencing for Success! Setting Up Student Skills, Today and Tomorrow by Kurt Cereske

February 22, 2020
Start Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Sage Canyon Elementary School, 2420 Autumn Sage St, Castle Rock, CO 80101
Title: AM Session — The Brain and Music: What Does It Mean for the Music Room? & PM Session — Movement Instruction in the Elementary Music Classroom ​by Missy Strong

SLAKE – St. Louis Area Kodály Educators

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Sarah Krus, President

September 7, 2019
Start Time: 9am
Location: 9101 S. Broadway Saint Louis MO, 63125
Title: Lisa Simmelink

November 9, 2019
Start Time: 9am
Location: 9101 S. Broadway St. Louis MO, 63125
Title: Choral Reading Session

February 29, 2020
Start Time: 9am
Location: 9101 S. Broadway St. Louis MO, 63125
Title: Tip Toe and Sing We Go ~ Jo Kirk

SWOKE – South Washington & Oregon Kodály Educators

Genevieve Stevens-Johnson, President

September 28, 2019
Start Time: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Location: Lowrie Primary School, 28995 SW Brown Rd, Wilsonville, OR 97070
Title: Leigh Ann Garner presenting “Heart, Hand, Mind, and Ear: Fostering Musicianship in the Elementary Music Classroom