The Strike A Chord Teachers' Conference is designed to complement Strike a Chord – the National Chamber Music Championship by building capacity in the teaching of chamber music at secondary school level. A dynamic combination of panel discussions, hands-on workshops and open coaching sessions will be on offer to teachers at all levels of experience, working with students of varying skill levels.
Included in every Conference Registration will be a ticket to the Semi Final and/or Grand Final rounds of Strike a Chord at the Melbourne Recital Centre on September 5 and 6. The optional events on Friday September 4 are free and open only to registered conference attendees.
Presenters include Nick Begbie, Naomi Crellin, Monica Curro, Anne Gilby, Aura Go, John Noble, Roman Ponomariov, Grace Tan, Roland Yeung and Mark Walton.
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT ACCREDITATION
You may claim up to 8.5 hours of teacher-identified professional development and learning from this conference. All attendees will receive a certificate detailing the relevant Australian Professional Learning Standards for each session attended.
The standards addressed will be 3.4, 3.5, 6.2, 6.3 and 7.4 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers.