Clinic proposals for the next In-Service Workshop may be submitted at any time between March 15 and October 1 for the upcoming In-Service Workshop. However, proposals submitted after Oct. 1 will be considered only at the discretion of the KMEA President and Executive Council.

Propose a Clinic for the 2016 In-Service Workshop

For the ISW, below are the stats for the clinic proposals received to date. Each proposal may include up to three points of focus, as well as any number of standards, thus the numbers in the tables do not add up to the total proposals received. Each count represents the number of proposals which address the item listed.

Proposals received to date for the 2016 ISW – 46

Kansas/National Standards Count
1. Singing, alone and with others, a varied repertoire of music. 13
2. Performing on instruments, alone and with others, a varied repertoire of music. 36
3. Improvising melodies, variations, and accompaniments. 11
4. Composing and arranging music within specified guidelines. 14
5. Reading and notating music. 19
6. Listening to, analyzing, and describing music. 29
7. Evaluating music and music performances. 29
8. Understanding relationships between music, the other arts, and disciplines outside the arts. 24
9. Understanding music in relation to history and culture. 19
Points of Focus Count
Advocacy/Public Relations 3
Collegiate/Tri-M 5
Curriculum and/or assessment 16
Elementary Classroom music 9
Higher Education (SMTE) 2
Historical Issues 1
Instrumental Issues 21
Mentoring 2
Middle Level 17
Research 0
Retirement Issues 0
Secondary General Music 5
Secondary Vocal Music 4
Small School (1-4A) Issues 6
Special Needs 0
Technology 1