2017-18 Workshops

SWOKE is pleased to offer the following workshops for the ongoing professional development of its members, our colleagues, and university students.  We also offer Clock Hours for Washington teachers through partnership with WMEA, in addition to PDUs for Oregon teachers.

Visit the Registration Page to sign up. To qualify for the pre-registration discount, you must register and pay for workshops using the online system. Teachers may click the button on the right. Students should send their RSVP on the student registration page.





Fall Workshop

Karen Howard - 
"Pizza Pizza Daddy-O! Singing Games from West Africa to the U.S."

September 30, 2017 / 9 AM - 3 PM

Location: Milwaukie Lutheran Church

Description:  Participants will learn high-energy singing and dance traditions from communities throughout the African and West African-diasporic communities (West African, African- American, Puerto Rican, Brazilian, Jamaican...) as well as pedagogical considerations and strategies for school music. Direct applications for Kodály-inspired teaching will be demonstrated and discussed.


Pre-registered: $50 OAKE Members / $60 Non-members


Walk-in: $60 OAKE Members / $70 Non-members 



Sharing Event

Kodály Sharing Event

November 2017 / 9 AM - 12 PM

Location: TBA

Reap the benefits of your OAKE/SWOKE membership. Part of our mission is to provide a forum for the exchange of ideas. In that spirit, we invite you to bring a song or other activity to demonstrate. Bring enough master copies of your song to share with all. You may choose to present an activity or just come to get new ideas.

FREE to all.

RSVP to swokekodalychapter@gmail.com

Winter Workshop

TBA

February , 2018 / 9 AM - 12 PM

Location: TBA

Description: 


Pre-registered: $25 OAKE Members / $30 Non-members
Walk-in: $30 OAKE Members / $35 Non-members 

Spring Workshop

Gemma Arguelles - Spring Choral Workshop

April 21, 2018 / 9 AM - 12 PM

Location: TBA


Pre-registered: $25 OAKE Members / $30 Non-members
Walk-in: $30 OAKE Members / $35 Non-members