Available courses

IBA Virtual Conference - Vision 2020:Empowering Our Perspectives

Category: Fine Arts

Iowa Bandmasters Virtual Conference
  • Teacher: Brian Cole
  • Teacher: Liz Fritz
  • Teacher: Jayson Gerth
  • Teacher: Daniel Kleinheinz

Fine Arts Standards and Curriculum

Category: Fine Arts

This course is used to facilitate discussion and planning for Fine Arts Curriculum work.
  • Teacher: Liz Fritz

Creating your Comprehensive Musicianship Plan

Category: Fine Arts
Creating your Comprehensive Musicianship Plan is an online course for music educators who are new to the CMP process or want to refresh their skills using the CMP model. This course will combine three major elements: * Study the concept of comprehensive musicianship * Research available resources f…
  • Teacher: Liz Fritz

Comprehensive Musicianship - The Art and Science of Music Teaching - PLC

Category: Fine Arts
Comprehensive Musicianship - The Art and Science of Music TeachingThis online course for music educators uses the Comprehensive Musicianship through Performance (CMP) model as a platform to build instructional lesson plans. The focus will be examining and connecting through Marzano’s revised fram…
  • Teacher: Liz Fritz

Comprehensive Musicianship - the Art and Science of Music Teaching

Category: Fine Arts
Comprehensive Musicianship - The Art and Science of Music TeachingThis online course for music educators uses the Comprehensive Musicianship through Performance (CMP) model as a platform to build instructional lesson plans. The focus will be examining and connecting through Marzano’s revised fram…
  • Teacher: Liz Fritz

Comprehensive Musicianship - Focusing on the Standards

Category: Fine Arts
Comprehensive Musicianship - Focusing Instruction on Music Standards is an online course for music educators.  The course uses the Comprehensive Musicianship through Performance (CMP) model as a platform to build instructional lesson plans. The focus will be examining and connecting to the new…
  • Teacher: Liz Fritz

The Art of Conducting - Instrumental

Category: Fine Arts
Important note: This is a blended course with required attendance at The Iowa Conductor Forum. This event is a shared initiative among the four state universities and envisioned as a forum for presentations, discussions and activities focused on the Art of Conducting. The Forum is available to cond…
  • Teacher: Liz Fritz

Principles of Possibility: 21st Century Arts and Culture Curriculum

Category: Fine Arts
Principles of Possibility: 21st Century Arts and Culture Curriculum is a course for arts educators that includes a focus on best practice for using and applying the Iowa FIne Arts Standards to create innovative curriculum. This course will make connections using a research framework to contemporary…
  • Teacher: Liz Fritz

Building your Choral Music program ICDA Symposium 2018

Category: Fine Arts
This professional development opportunity is an online course based on pre-requisite attendance at the Iowa Choral Directors Association Annual Symposium  This professional development opportunity is offered for re-licensure and graduate credit (EDMA) and features over 30 clinics and 20 concer…
  • Teacher: Liz Fritz

Creating Your CMP Plan - PLC

Category: Fine Arts
Creating your Comprehensive Musicianship Plan is an online course for music educators who are new to the CMP process or want to refresh their skills using the CMP model. This course version is suitable as a facilitated Music department PLC focus on instructional planning. This course will combine t…
  • Teacher: Liz Fritz

Building Your Instrumental Music Program IBA 2019

Category: Fine Arts
This professional development opportunity is an online course and focuses on elements to assist in building your instrumental music program. Learning opportunities are coordinated with attendance at the Iowa Bandmasters Conference, featuring over 35 clinic sessions and 30 concerts covering various …
  • Teacher: Liz Fritz

Using Blended Learning (Technology) to Teach Comprehensive Musicianship

Category: Fine Arts
Have you ever wished that your students were independent music-makers and listeners? Would you like your music-teaching environment to be more active and student-centered? Are you interested in teaching strategies (combined with technology) that result in more in-depth learning? Would you just like…
  • Teacher: Liz Fritz

Teaching Music Today: The 21st Century Music Educator

Category: Fine Arts
This course will combine the following elements: Study the concept of TPACK and comprehensive musicianship Evaluation of technology tools available for instruction Create rich instructional content using technology Examining how the blended or "Flipped" Instructional Model can be used in the music …
  • Teacher: Liz Fritz

The Choral Music Classroom in a Virtual World

Category: Fine Arts
This professional development opportunity focuses on specific experiences and resources for the vocal music teacher and choral music program. Learning opportunities are coordinated with the virtual Iowa Choral Directors Association, featuring clinic sessions covering various topics for music educat…
  • Teacher: Liz Fritz