©2012 NPT PHOTO BY MICHELLE CRUM
Newport Grammar School music teacher, Robyn Elkins is pictured with Robert
Sherman, composer of Disney musicals such as "Mary Poppins", "Chitty, Chitty
Bang, Bang" and "Summer Magic".
|Published: 10:18 AM, 10/04/2012
Source: The Newport Plain Talk
Robyn Self Elkins, music teacher at Newport Grammar
School, was selected to attend the 2012 Tennessee Arts Academy in July.
The Academy is a nationally-recognized flagship program
of intensive teacher training in art, music, and drama/theater sponsored by the
Arts Education Program of the Tennessee Department of Education.
The Tennessee Arts Academy is a nationally acclaimed
summer professional development program in arts education for teachers and
administrators held on the campus of Belmont University in Nashville. Participants, representing school
districts throughout the state, are chosen from among hundreds of art, music
and theater classroom teachers.
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