SESSION TITLE: Time’s a Tickin’: Time Efficient and Effective Music Integration in the Elementary Classroom

SESSION TIME: 15 minutes

SESSION DESCRIPTION: Learn easy ways to integrate the arts (with a focus on music) that is not time consuming and may even help save you time. Strategies that reduce transition time, engage learners and cross curricula will be shared.

PRESENTER BIO: Nichole Witman teaches K-3 general music for the Elizabethtown Area School District in Pennsylvania. She is currently serving as her district’s Professional Learning Liaison for K-6 Related Arts and serves the community through her preschool music program called “Up Beat!” In addition, Nichole serves as the Assistant Director of the Donegal High School Marching Band and is also a Member at Large for the Kodaly Educators of Eastern Pennsylvania. In her free time Nichole enjoys studying movement and creative dance and spending time with her 5 year old daughter and 2 year old son.