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FEATURES AND NEWS

Cross-Curricular Instruction in the Choral Classroom

Cross-Curricular Instruction in the Choral Classroom By NAfME Member Andrew Bruhn This article first appeared in the summer 2016 issue of ACDA’s ChorTeach Magazine.   One of the greatest strengths of music education is that it is innately cross-curricular! Each piece was written in a particular time and place by a particular person, all of which reaches into other subject areas. What was happening in history when such-and-such a piece was written? The rhythmic elements of music relate to math. I teach in a Christian school, so the spiritual element…

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How to Optimize Your Time: 3 Time Management Tips for Teachers

How to Optimize Your Time: 3 Time Management Tips for Teachers By Maria Stefanova Mar Article originally published on Music Teaching and Parenting Teacher time management tips are never out of season!  Teaching is so difficult! We all feel overwhelmed at one point or another. However when we learn how to be smarter about our prep time, that can make a big difference when things get overwhelming.   After 14 years in the public schools and training young colleagues at the university, and going through many overwhelming periods in my…

2017 Music In Our Schools – Music Inspires Tour to Visit Ramona High School March 24

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2017 Music In Our Schools – Music Inspires Tour to Visit Ramona High School March 24   RESTON, Va. (March 17, 2017) – This March-April Give a Note Foundation is hosting its fourth annual Music In Our Schools – Music Inspires Tour, and Ramona High School will be the fifth stop. This year along with Radio Disney and Radio Disney Country, the CMA Foundation is joining by matching grants to the six schools selected for the Tour – with a total of $30,000 to be presented to…

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