Looking for new ideas and a deeper understanding of the Suzuki
Early Childhood Education (SECE) Curriculum?

 Make yourself stand out by continuing your SECE teacher development
with teacher trainer Danette Warren Schuh. 

This course has been cancelled due to low enrollment. Please check back later this fall to find out if we will offer SECE training in 2024. 

SECE Stage 2

 Danette Warren Schuh
July 30 – Aug 4, 2023
25 class hours + 5 hours of SECE class observation

All class hours listed below are required. The SECE baby class will meet on weekdays at 9:45 am daily and is included in the hours listed below. 

Sun, July 30: 1-4 pm
Mon, July 31 –  Thurs, Aug 3: 8:30 – 10:45 am, 1-5 pm
Fri, Aug 4: 8:30 -10:45 am


There will be a materials fee of $35 payable directly to Danette in class. There will be at least one written assignment during the week. To enroll in the course, you must have already registered SECE Stage 1.  

Stage 2 delves more deeply into topics that were introduced in Stage 1:

Study of the baby/toddler class curriculum and goals

The importance of the baby/toddler class sequence and key teaching strategies

Discussion of the skill level of babies and toddlers

An emphasis on parent education

An outline of a prenatal music stimulation program for expectant families

Guides to prenatal resources

Analysis of flow and balance of the curriculum

Registration includes:

• 25 class hours plus 5 demonstration hours of baby/toddler class

• The opportunity to lead an activity and assist in the baby/toddler class, as well as a consultation with Danette

• Attendance at our inspiring Honors Recitals

• Admission to our special evening performances featuring Young Artist cello faculty, Amy Barston, and Young Artist violin faculty, Elisa Barston

• Participation in our Parent Talks