“Through their music The Learning Station has dedicated their lives to making this world a better place for children.”
In the tradition of the finest motivational presentations, The Learning Station shares with participants their experience, passion and dedication to children’s music.
Their dynamic, interactive style and ability to connect with their audiences has achieved accolades throughout the world of education. Their enthusiasm is contagious, their energy is electrifying and their fun-loving humor will keep the entire audience involved, captivated and engaged.
The Learning Station has presented over 500 keynotes and workshops worldwide. They are recognized by such accredited organizations as the NAEYC, NCCA, Head Start, CCR&R Agencies and their affiliate organizations across the nation. They support “Healthy Music for a Child’s Heart, Body & Mind!” with their presentations designed to inspire, inform and entertain. Everyone will be encouraged to participate and involve themselves first-hand, openly and creatively. Participation will be a blend of small group demonstration, entire audience and as individuals. There will be ample opportunities offered for everyone to share, reflect and respond. Attention will be given to the audience’s special requests, interests and musical needs.
Each presentation will be customized specifically for early childhood educators (ages 3-5), lower elementary teachers (ages 5-8) or Physical Education & After-School Programs (ages preschool – 5th grade).
FORMAT OPTIONS INCLUDE:
- Keynote/Feature Presentation (concert style): 30-60 minutes
- Workshop: 60-90 minutes
- Seminar: Available as a combination of more than one workshop.
Complete conference packages are available upon request and are designed to meet the specific needs and goals of your event and theme. They include your choice of a keynote/feature presentation and workshops. Special conference incentives include a percentage of Learning Station product sales made throughout your conference donated to your organization. Price quotes are based upon one or two presenters. Please call early to hold your conference date(s).
We understand that all conference events have different needs and requirements. Please call (800) 789-9990 and allow our educational professionals to design an entire conference package that best suites your events specific needs.
Foremost, The Learning Station has devoted their lives in support of education. They take pride in making sure they can reach out to everyone. If you have special conference needs and limited funding please contact us and share.
- All Aboard for Early Learning
- Brain Boosting Music & Movement
- Let's Get Physical
- Rock, Move & Learn!
- I Can't Sing or Dance!
All Aboard for Early Learning
“Tell me and I’ll forget; show me and I may remember, involve me and I’ll understand.” This Chinese proverb is the means to all learning and teaching at its very finest! This fascinating, uplifting presentation engages participants in a musical, super-charged, sensory explosion that will open up your eyes, revive and rejuvenate, as it explores the many tremendous values and benefits of interactive music and movement. Including how music is a vital educational component that can be woven into every aspect of the early learning curriculum; from daily planning to activity stations, transitions to behavior management, and physical health to emotional well-being. Everyone will experience the wonders of music as it becomes the universal language that empowers the audience with a greater sense of confidence, rediscovery of their passion for education and standards for educational excellence!
Recommended by conference coordinators and participants as the most uplifting, thought-provoking, enlightening and entertaining keynote — bursting with fresh ideas and applauded for its high level of classroom improvement and success!
Brain Boosting Music and Movement
Energize and rejuvenate your entire classroom with dynamic, brain boosting music activities!
This new dimension in teaching will spice-up your planning and add zing to your entire program. Everyone will gain an understanding of how movement activities can support optimal brain development and integration. Children naturally love music and movement so why not offer interactive music that is designed to boost learning, improve attention span, disengage the stress response and enhance impulse control. Even greater these diverse exercises will help develop the beginning foundation necessary for children to comprehend reading, science, and math skills. Creative movements, songs and dances shared will help develop processes formed in the brain that are the basis for advanced intellectual and cognitive tasks — leading to less frustration, better comprehension, and academic success.
This NEW presentation includes songs from The Learning Station’s multi award-winning release “Brain Boogie Boosters“.
Brain Boosting Music and Movement – Training Handout & Activities
Let’s Get Physical
Who ever said exercise isn’t fun? From a scootin’ country line dance, to a hip hop groovin’ jamboree – to movin’ to a rock n’ roll beat, directly from your classroom seat — Participants will engage in an energizing presentation that promotes physical fitness, large muscle development and health through action-based, movements and dances that are designed to help children develop balance, locomotor skills, physical strength and coordination. Everyone will gain a clear understanding along with practical experiences through a plethora of refreshing, upbeat, interactive group games and child-directed activities. An emphasis will also be placed on key components that promote making healthy choices, a constructive release of energy, social interaction, fine motor skills, eye-hand coordination, developing listening skills and following directions.
This high-energy presentation is a celebrated favorite of Physical Education instructors and elementary educators.
Let’s Get Physical – Training Handout & Activities
Rock, Move & Learn!
Jazz and spice-up your entire educational world with refreshing, new music and movement approaches including; creative songs, activities, circle and thinking games that can be modified to meet the individual needs of children’s developmental levels and learning styles. Everyone will experience how teaching and learning through music and movement offers a whole new exciting dimension in education. Notably, the implementation of songs that optimize the comprehension of primary concepts and skills that include, creative thinking, left/right discrimination, opposites, body identification, counting, language, rhyming, phonemics and literacy awareness. Throughout this presentation an emphasis is placed on cultural respect, dignity and awareness, demonstrated through a global mix of music, lyrics, rhymes and movement activities.
A sought after presentation that is commended by conferences for its wealth of knowledge, captivating topics and active audience participation.
Rock, Move & Learn! – Training Handout & Activities
I Can’t Sing or Dance!
Children naturally love to sing and dance! However, (or so we’ve been told) not all educators feel comfortable publicly barreling out a tune or kicking up their heels. The Learning Station comes to their rescue with a presentation that will have everyone singing and dancing like the stars! There is a Zimbabwean proverb, “If you can walk you can dance; if you can talk you can sing” — and that’s exactly what is generated in this creative, fun-filled, confidence building music and movement extravaganza. The recipe for success is simple and fun; A dash of your favorite children’s melodies, sprinkled with catchy rhymes, add a heaping, helping of variety, pinch of merriment and top it off with a splash of rhythm and BAM! You will be bursting with a renewed interest in music and movement, equipped with the vital tools and techniques to return to your classroom eager to share. Singing and dancing in the aisles is encouraged during this presentation!
Highly recommended and chosen undeniably as the most popular workshop by educators, college students and librarians.
I Can’t Sing or Dance! – Training Handout & Activities
I have always loved The Learning Station. I will never forget when I first heard you all at a teachers meeting several years ago in Little Rock, Arkansas. My children love you also. Keep up the great work!!!
I was at Splash in Grapevine Texas and wanted to let you know how much I enjoyed your performance and dedication. I was there last year too, and just wanted you to know, you make me so proud to be a teacher. Don M. You Rock!
I had a blast at the Celebrating Connections conference in Charleston, WV. My colleagues and I loved dancing and singing with you!
Saw you at the Conference on the Young Years and you were FABULOUS!!!!! We wanted more – so here we are!
I love your CD’s. I wish you would come back to the state of Tennessee for another workshop. I saw you in Johnson City, TN. You were great!!!! Please come back.
I just went to a conference and saw the CD’s in action and was very inspired. Thank you!