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First Steps Music Certification Course

The Rowan Community Music School presents the First Steps Music Certification Course!  This course provides a bridge from research to practice by demonstrating how Dr. Feierabend's First Steps in Music; a curriculum rich in children's songs, rhymes, games, and dances; can develop musical intelligence, singing, and movement skills, and expressive sensitivities.  A model of parents and children playing together in the years from birth to 3 will be presented as well as a curriculum for 3 to 8-year-old children in classroom settings.  Instruction will be delivered live, online in a virtual format, and will not be recorded.  24 Professional Development hours are available.  The course costs $445, but undergraduate full-time students can take the course for $40.  The course will take place from 9:00am to 4:00pm on Saturdays, October 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th 2021.

  • Limited spaces are available!

 

  • Registration extended till Oct. 6!!
  • The course will be taught by Dr. Missy Strong whose biography can be found at go.rowan.edu/strong
  • Find us on Facebook and Instagram at rowancommunitymusicschool or on Twitter at RowanCMS!
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First Steps Music Certification Course: Fall 2021

Description: This course provides a bridge from research to practice by demonstrating how Dr. Feierabend's First Steps in Music, a curriculum rich in children's songs, rhymes, games, and dances can develop musical intelligence, singing and movement skills and expressive sensitivities.  A model of parents and children playing together in the years from birth to 3 will be presented as well as a curriculum for 3 to 8 year old children in classroom settings.

 

Instruction will be delivered live, online in a virtual format and will not be recorded. 24 Professional Development hours are available.  Please Note for FAME Certification: successful completion of all assignments and the final exam are required.  Students missing more than 2 hours, total, of online engagement will not receive FAME certification and PD hours will be adjusted accordingly.

  • ***Special Deal for Full Time Undergraduate College Students! Cost: $40***
  • Registration extended till Oct. 6!!

 

  • Cost: $445
  • When: Saturdays, October 9, 16, 23, 30, 2021
  • Time: 9:00am-4:00pm; US Eastern Standard Time
  • Instructor: Dr. Missy Strong