Back to School in Orff Style: The beginning of the school year brings special issues to the music room. How do you build community with your students while reinforcing positive behavior? How do you refine your classroom procedures so that instruction flows seamlessly? How do you structure your lessons so that you facilitate higher-level learning? The Orff Schulwerk approach makes all of this possible. Come learn kid-tested strategies and lessons that will make your classroom an organized, safe learning environment that will lay the groundwork for a great year!
TIFFANY ENGLISH is the music specialist at Sugar Hill Elementary School in Gwinnett County, GA. She holds multiple degrees from the University of Georgia and Piedmont College. Her education also includes Post-Level III Orff Schulwerk teacher education and Level I Kodály training. Tiffany has served AOSA as Region IV representative on the National Board of Trustees, chair of the Professional Development Committee, president of the Atlanta Area Orff Chapter, and co-chair for the 2014 AOSA Professional Development Conference in Nashville, TN. She also served on the AOSA Executive Committee as vice president, 2015-2017, and currently serves as AOSA president.