The conference is being held on October 30th, 2020, using Google Meet. Please see below for the tentative conference schedule. We will share specific information about topics, sessions, and presenters ASAP!
|8:45am||1st Breakout Sessions|
|10:00am||2nd Breakout Sessions|
|11:15pm||3rd Breakout Sessions|
|1:00pm||4th Breakout Sessions|
|2:15pm||Keynote - André de Quadros|
Christmas Suite Application
A note from Eastern MSIC President Amanda Dawe Ledwell:
Do you have a Choir? Band? Recorder or Orff Group? A Dance Ensemble? Just a reminder that the Christmas Suite Deadline is tonight. There's still time to enter your group in the concert series! Be a part of one of the longest standing Christmas traditions in St. John's.
Heather MacDonald Memorial Scholarship
Here's a note from Eastern MSIC President Amanda Dawe-Ledwell:
Calling all Interns and Teachers with Interns! The Eastern Division of the MSIC is now accepting applications for the Heather MacDonald Scholarship. The intent of this scholarship is to recognize the future of music education in Newfoundland and Labrador by offering financial assistance to an outstanding music education intern. The scholarship has a cash value of $500.00. The application is attached.
A & R Publishing
Angela Warren and Rose Suter have released a wonderful new collection of Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Music arranged for Orff! Please visit their website to check it out! Look for them at our Resonate conference as well!
The MSIC Professional Development Travel fund is to assist members who are travelling to conferences and/or professional development opportunities over
250km from their residence. This grant can be combined with other travel grants such as those from the NLTA.
To be eligible for funding applicants must be an active member of the NLTA MSIC. All projects must focus on the professional development of educators.
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