June 1 - August 12

OCLP Zoom Room Information:

Meeting ID: 892 1402 1623
Passcode: 858375

OCLP Participant Resource Page

OCLP 2021 Participants will use this page to learn more about speakers and prepare for sessions each day. This page will be updated through the summer and should be used by OCLP Participants only. Articles and other pre-session assignments will be posted here. 

Participants will be asked to volunteer for two community events throughout the summer. Students can sign up below!

The State of Education in America

Sarah Schmidt – Assistant Director of Global Education Initiatives, Kent State University

June 29 – 8:30-10am

Sarah Schmidt will give us a glimpse into the state of public education in America and some of the inequities that exist that put some student populations at a severe disadvantage. Why do these issues exist and is there anything we can do to find solutions?

Creating Music Education Opportunities

Dr. Ana Abrantes – Director of Education, Sphinx Organization

June 29 – 10:15-11:15am

The Sphinx Organization focuses on giving music education opportunities to Black and Latinx students. Why did they start this program? What does it look like now? How can we learn from what they are doing and employ this in our own community?

Assignments – July 1

Michele Monigold – Director of Bands, Jackson Local Schools

Jenna Tucker – General & Vocal Music Teacher, Cleveland Heights-University Heights City School District

Music Educator Panel

July 1 – 10:30-11:30am

What does it take to be a music educator? This panel of local educators will share their career paths, why they teach, and the challenges they see in the field. Where do they see the need for solutions and what do they see as the pathway forward? 

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