Schedule

For reference, here is the 2019 ABLE Assembly schedule. The call for proposals for the 2020 ABLE Assembly will be available in October 2019.

FRI SAT Sunday, April 14

8:30 a.m.–9:00 a.m.

Coffee and musical performance by the Summer Street Brass Band

Location: 31 Hemenway Street, Room 401


9:00 a.m.

Improvisational Thinking and the Twice-Exceptional Child by Kimberly McCord

Location: 31 Hemenway Street, Room 401


10:30 a.m. Simultaneous Sessions

 

 

 

 

 

 


11:45 a.m. Simultaneous Sessions

 

 

 

 

 

 


12:45 p.m. Lunch in the Berklee Cafeteria

Location: 160 Massachusetts Avenue


1:45 p.m. Simultaneous Sessions

 

 

 

 

 

 


3:00 p.m.

Keynote Session: We Are All Humans, for Heaven's Sake: Special Music Education for All by Daniela Laufer

Location: 31 Hemenway Street, Room 401


3:45 p.m.

Keynote Session: What is UP? by Charles Baldwin

Location: 31 Hemenway Street, Room 401


4:30 p.m.

Farewell/wrap-up: Rhoda Bernard

Location: 31 Hemenway Streeet, Room 401

FRI Saturday, April 13 SUN

8:30 a.m.–9:00 a.m.

Coffee and musical performance 

Location: Red Room at Cafe 939, 939 Boylston Street


9:00 a.m.

Keynote session by Stephen Shore, Ed.D.

Location: David Friend Recital Hall, 921 Boylston Street


10:30 a.m.–11:30 a.m., Simultaneous Sessions

 

 

 

 

 


11:45 a.m.–12:45 p.m. Simultaneous Sessions

 

 

 

 

 


12:45 p.m. Lunch in the Berklee Cafeteria

 

Location: 160 Massachusetts Avenue, Second Floor


1:45 p.m. Simultaneous Sessions

 

 

 

 

 


3:00 p.m. Simultaneous Sessions

 

 

 

 

 


4:15 p.m.

Neurodiversity as Ingenuity: Resources to Transform Choral Music Education by Andy Clark

Location: David Friend Recital Hall, 921 Boylston Street


5:30 p.m. 

3artists 2019: Art Show Opening and Reception

Location: David Friend Recital Hall, 921 Boylston Street

Friday, April 12 SAT SUN

6:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.

  • Registration and check-in
  • Opening reception
  • Welcome and remarks
  • Musical performance by the Rock Band Ensembles from the Berklee Institute for Arts Education and Special Needs

Location: David Friend Recital Hall, 921 Boylston Street