Professional Development

Summer Training Programs & Workshops

In conjunction with George Mason University’s College of Visual & Performing Arts, Mason Community Arts Academy offers a variety of teacher training programs for arts educators during the summer. Many offer college credit and Certification options, and most can be used for re-certification points (please check with your local school district to be sure).

Summer 2024 Registration is now open! Can’t wait till then? View our Spring programs.


Music Teacher Training in Orff-Schulwerk and Kodály is available in July. Teachers can become certified in either of these methods by completing the Level 1 – 3 courses offered each summer. One week of Supplemental courses is also offered. Click below for all options.