standards

Making a Case for Chorus

Making a Case for Chorus “Of the educators who said that their school has no choir program today, 31% said their school used to have such a program.”– from Making the Case…

genre

Bridging Genre Gaps

“I work with popular and country music in general music as a bridge to help students listen to music with more understanding because it’s part of meeting students where they…

middle school

Cross Disciplines with Folk Songs, Part 1

Folk songs have lots of advantages for music classroom use. They connect music to history and culture, they’re popular with children, they exist in most cultures, and they’re often in…