Using Standards in K-12 Music - Marshall


Here's an opportunity to uncover some of the mystery and challenge of teaching through the new 2014 National Core Arts Standards (NCAS) in music and the Minnesota standards.  With that, experience practical ideas you can use in your K-12 music classrooms and network with colleagues in the region.

Workshop facilitator is Dr. Wendy Barden, respected Minnesota music educator, national clinician, and published author with the Neil A. Kjos Music Company.  Before retiring in 2013, Barden served 21 years as K-12 Music Coordinator in Osseo, MN school district.  Currently, she is teaching the International Baccalaureate music class at Park Center High School and works with music educators across the country through her company, Segue Consulting Partners.  Barden holds a B.S., M.A., and Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota.  She is a member of the Phi Beta Mu and the Minnesota Music Educators Hall of Fame.

Outcomes of the day:

  • Understand details the National Core Arts Standards in music
  • Connect NCAS, Minnesota standards, and current practice
  • Take away practical ideas in creating and responding to music
  • Connect with job-alike colleagues in the region for ongoing sharing

Cost: SC Members - $90.00 Non-SC Members $125.00

Registration Deadline: January 25, 2017

CLICK HERE to register online


Dawn Christensen
Phone: 507-537-2278


Lyon County Library
201 C Street
Marshall, MN 56258The zipcode must be numeric with at least five numbers.