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TEACHING MUSIC TO STUDENTS ON THE AUTISM SPECTRUM May 9-10, 2014 (a Friday afternoon and a full Saturday) The Boston Conservatory, 31 Hemenway Street - Studio 401, Boston, MA 02215

Park anywhere, but the most convenient place is on Boylston Street. Budget $20-30 per day if you bring a car!
$65 tuition 12 PDPs Includes a nice lunch (last year was Panera, yum)
An innovative new program for public and private school music educators, "Teaching Music to Students on the Autism Spectrum" is a two-day conference that will address important topics such as:

o             An Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorder o             Applying Behavioral Teaching Strategies to Individual and Group Music Instruction
o             How Autistic People Learn and Perceive Music
o             Working Effectively with Students on the Autism Spectrum and their Families Featuring industry experts Dr. Stephen Shore, Dr. James Ellis, Dr. Rhoda Bernard, with teaching demonstrations by music instructors fr…