Discover the Musical Culture of Memphis & New Orleans

FREE 1.0 CEU Credit, Curricular Resources & More

GRAMMY Museum® Mississippi and Ella Fitzgerald Foundation presents a FREE professional development session for teachers on Monday, October 10, 2022 from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Participants who complete the training will receive 1.0 CEU credit, certified through Delta State University, lesson plans and other curricular materials to use with their students, opportunities to publish their lesson plans for others to use, as well as swag from each of the presenting organizations! In partnership with Take Me To The River Education Initiative and Berklee City Music, join this allstar cast to explore the musical culture of Memphis & New Orleans that influenced & inspired the world's most popular music. 

Monday, October 10th, 2022 | 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Registration Deadline: Saturday, October 1st




All necessary materials for the Professional Development Workshop will be distributed prior to the workshop date. Classroom materials will be distributed following the in-person training session.


CEU Requirements: 

  • Pre-Workshop Film & Activity to be completed and turned in online before in-person training on October 10th.
  • Mandatory attendance to the in-person training session at the Museum on October 10th from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Complete the appropriate paperwork at the end of the in-person training session to receive CEU certificate.

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