OPUS 100 Conference Handouts: Composition Pedagogy

Session Title: Composition Pedagogy: How to Incorporate a Developmental Composition Pedagogy into Your Already Amazing Program Session Description: Using research in Developmental Psychology and Music Education, a model has been developed that helps teachers see where...

Opus 100: Saturday – Workshop Session 6

Session Title: Foundations for Improvisation Session Description: Beginner Band is a wonderful time for students to explore creativity and musical decision making. This interactive session explores the benefits of creating a safe musical sandbox for beginners to learn...

Opus 100: Saturday – Workshop Session 5

Session Title: Teacher Creativity and Paths to/for Student Voice (presented by members of ESME) Session Description: This workshop is for teachers who are curious about using jamming in their classroom and are looking to gain the comfort and expertise needed to do so....

Opus 100: Saturday – Workshop Session 4

Session Title: The Power of Jamming Session Description: Jamming is a powerful tool for encouraging student creativity and student voice in our classrooms, but it can be intimidating for educators. In this workshop, participants will explore jamming games and...