2022 Colorado Music Educators Association Conference 2022 Colorado Music Educators Association Conference

Take It Outside! Songs and Games for Outdoors or Large Spaces

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Colorado Hall C

Tanya LeJeune
Jefferson County Public Schools, Music mentor and Kodály Specialist

Tanya LeJeune lives in Denver, Colorado and is in her 26th year of music education. She has taught K– 8th grade general music in Jefferson County Public Schools in Colorado and is a Kodály instructor of pedagogy and folksong analysis at the Colorado Kodály Institute at Colorado State University. Tanya serves on the Elementary Music Curriculum Advisory Committee and is the music teacher mentor for Jefferson County Public Schools. Tanya is past president of ROCKE, the Colorado Kodály chapter, and has served as Member at Large for OAKE. She has presented music education workshops and in-services for several school districts, universities, Orff and Kodály chapters throughout the United States and for Queensland, Australia. Tanya also co-hosts the popular general music education podcast Music Teacher Coffee Talk along with Carrie Nicholas. 


Come sing and play as we learn 2nd-5th grade songs, games, and dances that work well outside or inside.

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