Every Child Can!© An Introduction to Suzuki Education
Date: February 2, 2019 (Saturday)
Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Location: TUCSON, AZ: University of Arizona Fred Fox School of Music, 1017 N Olive Rd, Tucson, AZ 85719
Teacher Trainer: Alice Vierra
Course Description: Every Child Can!© (ECC) is an introduction to Dr. Suzuki’s philosophy and its application to Suzuki education. For parents, teachers, prospective teachers and others, this course provides an inspiring, in-depth look at the Suzuki approach to teaching and learning. In addition to exploring the elements of the Suzuki approach and its far-reaching goals, it includes an introduction to learning styles, history of the development of Suzuki education, the role of parents, the importance of Suzuki pedagogical training, and an overview of the SAA’s role in supporting teachers and parents. A fast-paced, engaging and inspiring program, ECC includes video materials and SAA-developed courseware, and provides each participant with useful reference materials (manuals) for later study. For teachers, ECC serves as the first course in the Suzuki Association of the Americas’ Teacher Development Program.
Qualifications:High school graduation completed or within 6 months of graduation, plus age 17 or older. There are no instrument proficiency requirements. (No audition is required.) There will be no auditor status for this course.
Schedule: Saturday, February 2, 2019, (9:00-12:00, 12:00-1:00 (Lunch Break), 1:00-4:00.
Every Child Can!© is a 6 hour course. 100 percent attendence is required to register the class with the Suzuki Association of the Americas.
Participants provide their own lunch. There are many restaurants within walking distance.
Course Fee: $75 (includes 1-year ASA membership for new members), $40 University Student (includes 1-year ASA membership for new members).
No refunds given for cancellations.
Deadline: January 7, 2019