Services


Adapted Dance Program

Program Overview Instructors: Erin Jester, Sarah Kenney & Emily Sweeney Available at our North Royalton studio only, 6048 Royalton Road. The ultimate goal of our adaptive dance program is to mainstream our dancers into a traditional dance class.  The benefit to these classes is the low teacher to student ratio (2:4-8).  Skills taught in these classes are […]

Adapted Music Lessons

Lesson Overview Lessons are available Monday-Friday for 30, 45 or 60 minute weekly, sessions. We register in semesters for this service: Winter: January – May Summer: June-August Fall: September-December   Available at our satellite studios in: North Royalton, Fairlawn, Warrensville Heights, Avon, Medina (coming soon) Lyndhurst (Julie Billiart): http://www.beyondwordscenter.org/portfolio/julie-billiart/ Independence (Up Side of Downs): http://www.beyondwordscenter.org/portfolio/independence/ Adaptive music lessons focus […]

Adapted Musical Theater Classes

Class Overview Summer 2018: TBD Class Times: TBD Ages 4-6, 7-9, 10-13 & 14-18 These ages are estimates of registration interest Students may be grouped differently due to skills, needs and availability. Location: Beyond Words, 6048 Royalton Rd, N. Royalton Tuition for 60-min weekly class for 10 weeks $250 Private Pay $350 Third Party Funding $150 Peer Models $25 […]

Julie Billiart After School Program

Individual & Group Programming Autism Scholarship and Jon Peterson Scholarship funding available* Locations and Sessions: Akron School: Fall, Winter, Spring (11-Week Sessions) Fall: September 13 – November 22 Winter: December 6 – February 28 Spring: March 14 – May 30 Lyndhurst School Fall (14 weeks): September 11 – December 12 No Winter Session Spring (10 weeks): […]

Library Program

The Learning Groove Music & Movement Class We create exciting educational music and classes for libraries! Our focus is on children ages newborn to five. Our mission is to empower children to reach their full musical, academic and creative potential. The Learning Groove is created and presented by the author (Eric Litwin) and music producer […]

Music Programs at Building Blocks Therapy

Individual & Group Programming Location: Building Blocks Therapy, 38530 Chester Rd, Avon, OH 44011 INDIVIDUAL MUSIC LESSONS Session Dates: Fall: September 6 – December 20, 2017 Winter: January 3 – May 30, 2018 NOW REGISTERING! Summer: June 1 – August 31, 2018 30, 45 & 60 min lessons available Complete the form below for registration and tuition rates. […]

Music Programs at Up Side of Downs

Individual & Group Programming Music Therapist: Carly Reese Locations: Up Side of Downs, 6533B Brecksville Road, Independence, OH 44131 INDIVIDUAL MUSIC LESSONS Session Dates: Fall: September 6 – December 20, 2017 Winter: January 3 – May 30, 2018 NOW REGISTERING! Summer: June 1 – August 31, 2018 30, 45 & 60 min lessons available Complete the form […]

Music Therapy

Lesson Overview Lessons are available Monday-Friday for 30, 45 or 60 minute weekly, sessions. We register in semesters for this service: Winter: January – May Summer: June-August Fall: September-December   Available at our satellite studios in: North Royalton, Fairlawn, Warrensville Heights, Avon, Medina (coming soon) Lyndhurst (Julie Billiart): http://www.beyondwordscenter.org/portfolio/julie-billiart/ Independence (Up Side of Downs): http://www.beyondwordscenter.org/portfolio/independence/   Music therapy uses […]

PASS Camp

Camp Overview Camp Director: Erin Jester Locations, Ages and Times: East: Julie Billiart, 4982 Clubside Road, Cleveland Ages 5-8, 9-13, 14-18 Monday-Friday from 9-noon Camp #1: June 4-8, 2018 South: Beyond Words, 6048 Royalton Rd, N. Royalton Ages 5-8, 9-13, 14-18 Monday-Friday from 12-3pm Camp #1: June 4-8, 2018 Camp #2: June 11-15, 2018 Camp #3: June 18-22, […]

PASS Classes

Class Overview Ages: 7-9 & 10-14 Tuition per 10 week semester.  Call for details. Summer 2018: June 11-August 24, 2018 (off week of July 2) Location: 6048 Royalton Road, North Royalton, OH 44133 Additional Classes available Avon: http://www.beyondwordscenter.org/portfolio/avon Independence: http://www.beyondwordscenter.org/portfolio/independence/ Lyndhurst: http://www.beyondwordscenter.org/portfolio/julie-billiart/ Akron: http://www.beyondwordscenter.org/portfolio/julie-billiart/   PASS CLASSES (Performing Arts Social Skills) Group lessons will be individualized to target social […]

PASS Classes at Up Side of Downs

Music Therapist: Carly Reese Location: Up Side of Downs, 6533B Brecksville Road, Independence, OH 44131 Ages: 6-8, 9-11, 12-14, 15-18, 19+ Day/Time: Wednesdays 6:15-7:00 Session Dates: Winter: January – March 2018 Spring: March -May 2018 NOW REGISTERING! Summer: June – August 2018 Session Duration: 10 weeks Session Tuition: Call for details Funding options – MCBDD, SCBDD, […]

PASS Classes in Avon

Class Overview Class Time Mondays 11:15-12:00pm Mondays 4:30-5:15pm Tuition per 10 week semester.  Call for details. 2018 Schedule Winter: January-March 2018 Spring: March-May 2018 NOW REGISTERING! Location: Building Blocks, 38530 Chester Road, Avon, OH PASS CLASSES (Performing Arts Social Skills) Group lessons will be individualized to target social play and/or daily social routines, including but not limited […]

Preschool & Day School Programs

THE LEARNING GROOVE’S MUSIC CLASS We create exciting educational music and classes for dayschools and preschools! Our focus is on children ages newborn to five. Our mission is to empower children to reach their full musical, academic and creative potential. The Learning Groove is created and presented by the author (Eric Litwin) and music producer […]

School Programs

MUSIC AND SOCIAL SKILLS Social Play and Social Routines (Level 1) Group lessons will be individualized to target social play and/or daily social routines including: greetings, maintaining appropriate body space, turn taking, and using gestures and language appropriately. A variety of music and arts based activities will be used to enhance programming. Social Skills (Level […]

The Learning Groove at Abilities First

Location: Abilities First LLC, 20800 Westgate, Suite 500, Fairview Park, OH 44126 Ages: Newborn to age 5 Session Dates: Fall: October 16 – December 18, 2017 Winter: January 8 – March 12, 2018 Spring: March 19 -May 21, 2018 NOW REGISTERING! Summer: June – August 2018 Session Duration: 10 weeks Session Tuition: Call for details. Funding […]

The Learning Groove at Hobbitts Preschool

Class Overview Class Time: Monday & Thursday 12:00-12:30 Available for 3s, 4s and PreK children Tuition: $140 per child per semester 2017-18 Semester Schedule Fall: September 21 – January 11, 2018 Mondays No Class Days: 12/11, 12/12, 12/25, 1/8, 1/15 *makeup class for 11/13 cancellation is 1/8/18 Thursday No Class Days: 10/12, 11/2, 11/23, 12/14, […]

The Learning Groove at Old Trail

Class Overview Music Instructor: TBD Class Time: TBD 2016-17 Schedule Fall: October 6-December 15, 2016 (no class 11/24) Winter: January 5-March 9, 2017 Spring: March 16-May 25, 2017 (no class 3/30) 2017-18 Schedule Fall: TBD Winter: TBD Spring: TBD Tuition per semester $240 for 1 child $400 for 2 children Class Location Old Trail School, 2315 […]

The Learning Groove at Scribes & Scribblers

Class Overview Music Instructor: TBD Available for Toddler-Preschool classrooms Class Time: TBD Tuition per 10 week semester $150 for 1 child $250 for 2 children 2016-17 Schedule: Fall: September 12-November 18, 2016 Winter: November 28, 2016-February 17, 2017 (no class 12/19-1/1) Spring: February 27-May 12, 2017 (no class 4/17-4/21) 2017-18 Schedule: TBD Beyond Words is […]

The Learning Groove at Up Side of Downs

Music Therapist: Carly Reese Location: Up Side of Downs, 6533B Brecksville Road, Independence, OH 44131 Ages: Newborn to age 5 Day/Time: Wednesdays 5:30-6:15 Session Dates: Winter: January – March 2018 Spring: March -May 2018 NOW REGISTERING! Summer: June – August 2018 Session Duration: 10 weeks Session Tuition: Call for details. Funding options – MCBDD, SCBDD, CCBDD, […]

The Learning Groove Parent & Child Classes

Class Overview Ages: 0-5 year old + parent/caregiver Children under 11 months old are free ($15 materials fee will apply if only child enrolled) Tuition $150 for 1 child $250 for 2 children (enrolled in same class) $345 for 3 children (enrolled in same class) Available classes in the registration form below… 2018 Schedule Winter 2018: […]

Traditional Private Lessons

Lesson Overview Location: 6048 Royalton Road, North Royalton $90/month for 30-minute weekly lesson $25 Annual registration fee We offer private voice, guitar and piano lessons at our studio in North Royalton. Open enrollment for Summer 2018 begins April 15th.   Submit the following information and we will contact you within 24 hours!         […]

Triple Threat Music Theater Classes

Class Overview Instructors Dance: Emily Sweeney Music: Kate Sonnenberg Class meets on Fridays 5:00-6:00 pm Fall: September-November 2018 Ages 6-15 for traditional learners, adapted students need prior approval North Royalton Studio: 6048 Royalton Road, North Royalton, OH 44133 $175 per 10-week session Boys and girls will rock the fundamentals of musical theater and the art of the production number! […]

Triple Threat Summer Camp

Camp Overview Instructors Camp Director: Erin Jester Instructors: TBD Monday – Friday, July 16-August 3, 2018 Ages 6-18 Boys and girls will rock the fundamentals of musical theater and the art of the production number! They will sing, dance and act while focusing on stage direction, character development, improvisation, vocal technique, choreography and PERFORMING! This fun-filled intensive […]