Schedule

Below is the schedule for the 2019 ABLE Assembly for reference. The schedule for the 2020 ABLE Assembly will be posted in February of 2020.

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

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

FRI SAT Sunday, April 5

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