Midwest Band and Orchestra Clinic 2014 Music Administration Collaborative Session Descriptions
General Session 1: "I Just Wish My Supervisor...!"
Thursday, December 18th 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Presenters: Gary Markham and Peter Loel Boonshaft
This session will look at the relationship between supervisor and teacher, detailing real-world experiences. By looking at what works and what doesn’t work, we can improve and enhance this interaction to ensure a positive atmosphere and continued success for teachers, supervisors, and most importantly, students.
General Session 2: Administration Advocacy WMDs - the Why, the Mission, the Data"Thursday, December 18th 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.Presenter: Jeremy Earnhart
This interactive session will include presentations successful in changing central & campus administration conversations from reduction, to music program expansion. It will also include local application of music cuts and reverse economics (Benham, 2011)
Closed Session: "What Do I Need from the Music Supervisor" - Four Perspectives
Friday, December 19th 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
This double-session will identify and stimulate discussion on the various roles and expectations of music leaders from different perspectives. The sessions will also focus on developing priorities and broadening understanding.
- Moderator - John Phillips
- Leadership and Learning Officer– Grant Rivera
- Band Director – Mike Back
- Band Director – Steve Meyer
In order to reserve your spot for this session, you must complete the form below. Seating is limited to the first 60 registrants.