Short Term Teacher Training Courses
Applicants must take ECC, Book 1 and Book 2 in order. Applicants must be current members of SAA.
To qualify as a participant in Book 1 teacher training, applicants must, in addi-tion to completing the ECC course, submit a video audition of specified reper-toire to the SAA prior to May 10th. All information regarding the audition is available at the SAA Website: http://Suzukiassociation.org/teachers/guides/audition.
Piano Practicum course may be taken anytime after a teacher has completed ECC and Book One, and has taught Suzuki piano for at least one year. Topics to be explored will include communication skills, strategies, diagnostics, and ob-servation in a nurturing and supportive environment.
For complete information, go to the SAA website at
Workshop participants should prepare the repertoire to be studied at a per-formance level. Memorization is not required but recommended. Participants should be conversant with the ideas presented in Dr. Suzuki’s book, Nurtured by Love.
100% attendance is required for registering the course with SAA.
A John Kendall Scholarship is available for one Violin Teacher Trainee from Michigan. For requirements and application, please contact Pat Smith, Registrar.