Midori & Friends - 2004

Funded in March, 2004: $50000 for 2 years
The grant will be used to expand professional development for teaching artists for the program's Tier 1 (an introductory program for early-grade elementary school students) and Tier 3 (children learn to play an instrument or sing during small-group instruction, as well as participate in ensembles) through an intensive three-day seminar, workshops throughout the year, a mentoring program, and participation in classroom-teacher professional development.