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Orff Schulwerk Music & Movement

Orff Schulwerk Music & Movement

The Orff Schulwerk Music and Movement Education for Teachers certification programs are for educators moving toward active music education in the classroom.


Orff Schulwerk Music and Movement in Elementary Education – Teacher Training


Program description

Orff Schulwerk Summer Teacher Training: Join the growing number of educators moving toward active music education in the classroom. You will learn to teach musical skills through the imaginative use of poetry, children literature, folk songs, pitched and non-pitched instruments, creative movements, and drama. You will explore student-tested materials, practicing yourself in a "self learning


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Program Detail

Program type: Professional Development
Artistic Discipline: Multi-discipline
Cultural Origin: ANY
Subject: ANY
Population served: Teachers and Administrators
Bilingual: No
Available dates:

Intro to Orff – July 18-22
Level I – July 18-29
Level II – July 18-29

Available times:

8:30am to 5:00pm Monday – Friday

Space / technical requirements:

Classrooms provided by the Orange County Department of Education, Mr. Jim Thomas, VAPA Director


Campus of the Orange County Department of Education, Building D
200 Kalmus Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Fees / Ticketing:

Introduction to Orff $395, includes 2 semester units;
Levels 1 and 2: $795, includes 4 semester units.


Mr. Jim Thomas, Visual and Performing Arts Director, Orange County Department of Education.

Mr. Vince Glaeser, Program Director, Brandman University Extended Education.


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