Teachers at the Old Town School

Janell Bjorklund

Janell Bjorklund teaches general elementary music for Evanston-Skokie School District 65 in Evanston, Illinois. She earned her MM in music education from DePaul University and her BM in music education from the University of North Texas. Bjorklund is certified in the Kodály approach through Southern Methodist University / Plano ISD training program and is certified in the Orff Schulwerk approach through DePaul University. Bjorklund has presented her research for poster sessions at the Illinois Music Education Association Annual Statewide Conference and the Organization of American Kodály Educators National Conference. She teaches Kodaly Level I pedagogy and materials at DePaul University and currently serves as vice president of the Chicago Area Kodály Educators and secretary of the Midwest Kodaly Music Educators Association.

Education: BM, University of North Texas
Kodály Certification, Southern Methodist University
Orff Schulwerk Approach, DePaul University
Masters Music Education, DePaul University

Started at the Old Town School in December of 2015

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