Applied Teaching Practicum


The practicum focuses on the observation of lessons and classes at The New School for Music Study. Participants can expect to observe both individual and group instruction of a variety of levels, ages, and student types with a weekly focus on specific teaching elements. Individual intensive sessions with a mentor teacher will support the teaching practicum experience.

2019-2020 Schedule

Fall Term: October-December 2019 (Registration Deadline: September 30, 2019)

Register online here.

Winter Term: January 8-March 13, 2020 (Registration Deadline: December 31, 2019)

Spring Term: April 1- May 29, 2020 (Registration March 1-31, 2020)


The New School for Music Study

4543 Rt. 27, Kingston, NJ 08528


Each term includes 10 hours of guided observation, plus mentored teaching with evaluation.


Applied Teaching Practicum Only: $250.00

10 hours of guided observation at NSMS, including mentored teaching with evaluation.

One Pedagogy Course with Applied Teaching Practicum: $475.00 

Two Pedagogy Courses with Applied Teaching Practicum: $725.00 

Register online here.


4543 Route 27 

Kingston, NJ 08528



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