Kalamazoo County Juvenile Home

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The Intensive Learning Center (ILC) at the Kalamazoo County Juvenile Home (KCJH) is a behavior-based program which provides focused, individualized learning to at-risk students. The KCJH Gilmore Piano Lab within the ILC is led by a highly skilled and innovative music therapist who collaborates with classroom teachers to support instruction in core academic subjects, using music as a tool for increased participation and information retention. Piano Lab students learn to compose, perform, record, and analyze their own works, helping to build confidence and ultimately support their core academics.

Questions About Education?

Please direct questions to Adam Schumaker, Director of Education, or Leslie Baron, Education and Operations Coordinator. Telephone: 269.342.1166.

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