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Making music education a part of equitable classrooms!

“The Real danger is not that computers are beginning to think like men, but that men will begin to think like computers” – Sydney J. Harris  Our education system is doing its best to make this prediction come true. Excessive focus on rote learning, memorization/regurgitation of facts, teaching-to-test, etc all ensure our children are set up for failure as machines continue to become better, faster …

Get ready for the New-Normal in Music Education

New-Normal Satir

“Movement in new direction helps find new cheese”   —Spencer Johnson   In his 1998 best seller Who Moved My Cheese, Spencer Johnson discusses how to cope with change in one’s work and life using two mice (Sniff and Scurry) and two little people (Hem and Haw) who suddenly lose access to their daily cheese supply. While the mice adapt and learn to thrive in …