Convenor of the Applied Pedagogies SIG
Judy Bond, Coordinator of Music Education at the University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point, teaches undergraduate music education courses and is responsible for the supervision of the student teaching program for choral and general music education majors. She also directs a UWSP graduate program for general music teachers, including summer courses leading to Orff Levels Certification and a Saturday workshop series with emphasis on contemporary active music making approaches to teaching general music. Judy earned a Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota, where she taught undergraduate music education courses and conducted research in the area of multi-cultural music. Her public school experience includes both elementary and secondary levels in choral and general music. She has presented workshops and taught courses for teachers across the United States and in Canada, Germany, Austria, and China. In 1990 she was Co-Director of the International summer Course at the Orff Institute in Salzburg, Austria.