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Educational Programs

Conn-Selmer Division of Educational Programs

Conn-Selmer's Division of Education is dedicated to supporting instrumental music around the world. Our educational program team is continuously working to better serve instrumental music educators. Scroll below to learn more about the specific music educational programs supported by Conn-Selmer.

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Conn-Selmer Communities

Introducing Conn-Selmer Communities: Music Administration Collaborative, Student Leadership, Marching Arts Educators, Parent Boosters, and the HBCU Collective all lead by distinguished experts in their field. Established with the goal of connecting educators, student musicians, and parent organizations with the support they need, all five communities serve as a resource and a go-to place for answers you need. Each Wednesday, our community webinars bring relevant, timely information and frequently feature guests that are leaders in music education.

In addition to monthly webinars Marching Arts Educators, Music Administration Collaborative, Parent Boosters Community and the HBCU Collective all have thriving groups on Facebook and in Thinkific where members can connect and continue the discussion each month. Learn more and connect with all of our communities here:

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  Educational Clinicians

The Conn-Selmer Division of Education has an expert team of master educators and world-class artists ready to support you and your community. These carefully selected leaders are eager to promote your schools and help advance your instrumental music programs. Our lineup of experienced professionals are available to help with:

  • Guest Conducting and Program Evaluation
    Topics Include: Band & Orchestra Pedagogy, Color Guard, Marching Arts, Master Class, Rehearsal Techniques, and Repertoire Selection
  • Professional Development
    Topics Include: Fundraising, Grant Writing, Marketing, Instrument Inventory Management, Financial Planning, Program Evaluation, Consultation, and Board Development
  • Community Support
    Topics Include: Advocacy, Building a Booster Program, Keynote Address, Parent Education, Recruitment & Retention, and Student Leadership
  • Administrative Support
    Topics Include: Evaluation & Assessment, Professional Development Strategies, and Business Management
  • Job Readiness for Students & Young Educators
    Topics Include: Interviewing & Resume Building, Balancing Your Personal & Professional Life, and Strategies for the First Five Years of Teaching

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