Congratulations to CIM's Distance Learning dept. for receiving a 2011-2012 CILC Pinnacle Award Honorable Mention from the Center for Interactive Learning and Collaboration (CILC). The award is presented annually to organizations delivering outstanding K-12 standards based interactive videoconferencing programs.
To qualify for the award, the provider must receive a minimum 2.80 - 2.84 average score out of a possible 3.0 on their program evaluations from educators during the school year. The evaluation assess seven areas: two related to the effectiveness of the presenter and five related to the educational content of the program.
For more on the award, visit www.cilc.org
CIM's Distance Learning dept. has again earned Berrien RESA's Teacher's Favorite Award for the Best Content Providers in the 2011-2012 school year.
CIM was selected by 340 survey takers for its excellence in delivering videoconference content to educators around the world.
Teaching is the focus. Technology is the means.
The Cleveland Institute of Music is a premiere provider of music instruction, interdisciplinary programs, professional development programs and community service. CIM distance learning programs inspire students of all ages and disciplines to engage, think and create.
Featured prominently are a number of activities designed for Pre-K through 12th grade schools. Included are a full array of programs and courses in music and a series of interdisciplinary units that address proficiency skills in science, math, language arts, and social studies.
Our newest endeavor is Cleveland Music Masters, a multi-media series that features CIM's world-class faculty working with the world's most talented students.
CIM distance learning programs are supported in part by The Cleveland Foundation, The George Gund Foundation, Key Foundation, Kulas Foundation, Martha Holden Jennings Foundation, Ohio eTech, OARnet, and Internet2.