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The 2018 registration is now open. Pre-registration rates are as follows:
$125 Early Bird Professional Rate
Through Oct. 1st
$155 Pre-conference Professional Rate
Through Dec. 13th
$90 Early Bird First Time Attendee Professional Rate
Through Oct. 1st 
$125 First Time Attendee Professional Rate
Through Dec. 13th 

College Student Rate
Through Dec. 13th

NOTE:  Anyone registered as a spouse or exhibitor will be ineligible to receive a professional development certificate/credit hours for the events attended during the conference.  

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The First 100 Days: What Every New Teacher Should Know after Signing the Contract

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  • College students are typically prepared to enter the profession, however the amount of administrative tasks that challenge the new teacher may be plentiful. This clinic will show new teachers and those changing positions for next year a plan of action to make the new position a great experience for the students and themselves.
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  • Anthony Pursell, D.A., has served Kansas State University as Assistant Professor of Music and Assistant Director of Bands since 2005. In this capacity, he serves as the Assistant Director of the Marching Band, the director of the Concert Band, the director and coordinator of the Athletic Pep Bands, the assistant coordinator of the K-State Summer Music Camp and the coordinator of the Leadership & Auxiliary Band Camp. In addition to his ensemble responsibilities, Pursell teaches various undergraduate and graduate music classes in Marching Band Techniques, Arranging for Bands, and Conducting.