Music for special education teachers

Dianne Langan
I am an experienced music educator and music therapist, with an academic, education and health background which is informed through research, numerous presentations and publications.
Integrate musical strategies that can engage, foster creativity, promote learning and address the specific needs of students for non-music and music specialists.
Target Audience
K-12 teachers and assistants working with learning support and special needs.
9 reviews
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Learning Areas

Teaching Standards

General Description

Integrate musical strategies that can engage, foster creativity, promote learning and address the specific needs of students for non-music and music specialists. This course is hands on and offers practical ideas which facilitate (access) tapping in to the creative and learning potential of music.

Audience

K-12 teachers and assistants working with learning support and special needs.

Available Delivery Formats

Format Description

Musical ideas for K-12 special education teachers and assistants.


This course contributes to 5.0 professional development hours.

Occurrences

  Start Date Location Availability Price    
Enrol Now 23/11/2017 Northern Sydney Places available $339 + GST Enrol Now

Sessions

No session information is available.

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User Rating

4.7

Latest Reviews

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Music for special education teachers
by Michael Curmi on 27/05/2016

Lots of awesome ideas that can easily be applied and are practical especially for non-music trained teachers.

Music for special education teachers
by Richard Ashby on 27/05/2016

Great ideas for activities and resources. Good methods for inclusion.

Music for special education teachers
27/05/2016

The course gave me some good engaging activities and ideas that I can use with my class.

Music for special education teachers
27/05/2016

The examples were really helpful and the activities were fun.

Music for special education teachers
by Jamie Gibson on 25/03/2015

Very enthusiastic and knowledgeable presenter.

Music for special education teachers
25/03/2015

Great hands on activities to take back to school. Also good theory of activities. Thank you.

Music for special education teachers
by Anne Benn on 25/03/2015

Lots of practical activities that can be used with my Year 7 and 8 classes. Finale for my composition tasks.

Music for special education teachers
25/03/2015

Dr. Langan was very knowledgeable and passionate. The practical skills demonstrated was great. But some topics for longer than needed. Enjoyable course.

Music for special education teachers
25/03/2015

Good activity ideas. Hands-on presenter had lots of knowledge and experience.


About the team


Dianne Langan

Creator

Dianne has worked as a music educator and therapist for over twenty-five years. Her PhD examined the relationship between music education and music therapy. She has held a variety of music teaching and therapy positions which have included the University of Technology, Sydney, health settings and Schools for Specific Purposes. Dianne is currently teaching at Wenona in North Sydney. Her experience includes a range of publications, presentations and adult education forums.