Educators may take pride in knowing that during Summer months there are options to enjoy an environment where pedagogy, best practice, and knowledge acquisition is expound upon by top education professionals. Professional Development hosted by DHEG promises to be engaging, affordable, and exactly the refresher one needs to hit the ground running again each fall. Take a chance and "fill-up" with us!
Music Literacy: It's Critical!
June 14 - 18, 2021
Far too often students are musically illiterate when they enter the rehearsal setting and directors aren’t sure how to develop elementary skills in younger and older singers. Working from the premise that students learn musical skills in the same order as they do language skills, participants will explore how we ‘learn’ music through hearing and imitating patterns before reading (translating notation into sound) and writing (translating sound into notation).