High school diploma; Every Child Can!, Piano Unit 1 (or Units 1A and 1B), and Piano Units 2 and 3 as a Participant (Note: Units 1–3 must be taken in sequence); Active SAA membership; Approved Basic, Intermediate or Comprehensive video audition through the SAA. Go to www.suzukiassociation.org/teachers/guides/auditionRequired Course Preparation:
All teacher training participants are asked to prepare and memorize the repertoire to be studied to the point of fluent performance. Additionally, participants should be conversant with the ideas presented in Dr. Suzuki's book Nurtured by Love.
All participants will be performing Suzuki repertoire and other materials in class. It is recommended that participants bring an audio recorder and a notebook to all sessions. 100% attendance is required for registering the course.Hours:
15 hours of class time. 8 hours of observation.Registration:
Saturday August 11 at 8 am. Orientation meeting begins at 8:45 am. Course begins at 9 am on Saturday and continues to Wednesday at 4 pm. Exact time of course completion will be confirmed when scheduling is complete. Cost:
For complete information about Teacher Development requirements (including video auditions), visit the SAA Web Site suzukiassociation.org