Suzuki Association of Wisconsin

Every Child Can!
Jan 12, 2018 in Madison, WI
at Suzuki Association of Wisconsin


Every Child Can!

Instructor: Pat D'Ercole,

Event Description

Every Child Can! logoEvery Child Can! is a one day introductory course on the Suzuki philosophy and its application to education. For parents, teachers, prospective teachers and others, this course provides an inspiring, in-depth look at the Suzuki approach to teaching and learning. For teachers, ECC serves as the first course in the Suzuki Association of the Americas Teacher Development Program. To learn more, read about the ECC course and its guidelines.

The Suzuki Association of Wisconsin is pleased to announce that we are hosting the Every Child Can! Course. Now is the time to register to be a part of the SAA Course to begin your Suzuki training journey or review the foundations of the Suzuki Philosophy.

Every Child Can! will be offered on Friday, January 12, 2018 on the weekend of the Suzuki Association of Wisconsin Winter Retreat! January 12 – 14, 2018- A luxurious hotel mini-institute at the Marriott Madison West in Middleton, Wisconsin. This year’s guest clinicians include: Rob Richardson, Jr. (violin), Nancy Hair (cello), Annette Lee (piano) and Sarah Bylander Montzka (viola/Dalcroze).

Classes, recital, lectures, all in the beautiful Madison/Middleton area!

Come and join in the fun!

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Trainer Information

Pat D’Ercole

Patricia D’Ercole is a Suzuki violin teacher and teacher trainer. She did long-term training with Margery Aber and studied with Dr. Suzuki. She has been a clinician in 23 states and 7 foreign countries. Pat has written numerous articles for the ASJ, was chair of the SAA Board of Directors, and a member of the Every Child Can! and Suzuki Principles in Action Committees. She was the founding president of the Suzuki Association of Wisconsin and has been co-coordinator for the International Research Symposium on Talent Education since 1995. Through her leadership, a collection of videos which chronicles Dr. Suzuki’s teaching at the American Suzuki Institute in 1976, is now preserved on the web. Pat created the UWSP Suzuki Strings Mentoring Program, a year-long online mentoring program for Suzuki teachers. Most recently, Pat was the Director of the Aber Suzuki Center at the UW-Stevens Point.


Friday, January 12, , 2018


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