Institute of Continuing Conductor Education, dba ArtsLab

Funded in March, 2005: $50000 for 1 years
The Dana grant will provide funding for "Professional Development for School Ensemble Leaders: Stage Three," the third phase of the development, delivery, follow-up, and evaluation of a resource targeted to the highly specific needs of K-12 in-school music specialists. Stage Three will initiate this systemic change through a collaboration with department chairs, principals, and 15 music teachers in the Schenectady, and South Colonie (NY) districts, and with the Capital Region BOCES (Board of Cooperative Educational Services).