Do you use music in your classroom?  We will learn how to incorporate music & songs into every aspect of your day using the many resources available.  Your students will remember your lessons, and YOU, by the songs and dance moves you teach them.  Bring your singing voices and your dancing shoes!

      Core of Knowledge: 2.0 Clock Hours of Curriculum

Carie Brooke-Ptack, is getting ready to begin her 17th year of teaching early childhood education.  She has a Bachelor’s degree from Frostburg State University, and a Master’s degree from the University of Phoenix.  She is currently a MD certified teacher and teaches Kindergarten at a local Catholic elementary school.  She was also instrumental in the development and opening of a preschool classroom in another local Catholic school where she worked for several years.  At that school, she was awarded the Golden Apple Award by the Archdiocese of Washington recognizing her as an outstanding teacher.  Carie is a mother of four beautiful daughters and enjoys spending time with her husband and family on her family farm.


Turn It UP!  Using Music in your Learning Environment

Workshop C

Early Childhood Education Conference