Category: Advocacy

Music Advocacy – #musedchat (11/10/14)

What is #musedchat? Each Monday evening on Twitter, music teachers get together and share ideas about important topics within music education. It’s a great chance to interact directly with educators from all over the...

The Future of Strings

A Green Paper Prepared by the American String Teachers Association (ASTA) and Adapted for Leading Notes ASTA Executive Committee Members (2008-10): Jeffrey Solow, President; Kirk Moss, President-Elect; Mary Wagner, Past President; Donna Hale, Executive...

The Music Education Paradox

The state of music education is quite grim. In these times of economic turmoil, music education is often seen as a luxury when it comes to balancing public school budgets. In addition, increased demand...

The Music Community Needs You

First of all, I applaud the actions of Justine and Nick to put this publication together and, through discussion, begin to determine the “State Of The Profession”. My perspective will be one coming from...