ASTA Webinar

Changing the “No” to “Yes”: Building Your String Program Through Positive Advocacy Action

Tuesday, August 9, 2022
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

Changing the “No” to “Yes”: Building your string program through positive advocacy action 

Gear up for the upcoming school year! Join us Tuesday, August 9 at 7:00 p.m. EDT for an ASTA eLearning webinar, featuring Dr. John Benham. Using case studies collected over the last 40 years, Dr. Benham will share the basic components of successful music advocacy including the following:

  • Developing a basic understanding of music advocacy
  • Key components to advocating for your program
  • The politics of decision-making
  • Techniques for improving communication with your administration parents and school board
  • Key resources and tools for developing your case

Time will be provided for questions, however, participants are encouraged to submit questions or requested topics for discussion in the registration form. This will ensure that your questions and topics are given priority when you register for the event.  


Dr. John Benham

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All Professional Development Webinars are moderated by ASTA Staff

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Free for ASTA members  |  $15 for non-members
Please note: Registration is required. Once you register, a Zoom link will be emailed to you. Registration closes 30 minutes prior to the webinar. A webinar recording will be available for ASTA members.

Building Your String Program Through Positive Advocacy

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8/9/2022 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Meeting Presented on Zoom
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