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A Resource for Diversity

  A Resource for Diversity Rob Deemer wins the 2018 ASCAP Foundation Deems Taylor/Virgil Thomson Award. By Lori Schwartz Reichl   This article first appeared in the April 2019 issue…

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The Work of Culturally Responsive Teaching

The Work of Culturally Responsive Teaching Constance L. McKoy Reflects on Passion and the Process  By Lisa Ferber   This article first appeared in the April 2019 issue of Teaching…

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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Assessment Initiative

NAfME Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Current-State Assessment Information and FAQ  The National Association for Music Education (NAfME) wants to live up to our core mission of advancing music education by promoting the…

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Engaging Diversity in Music-Making and Teaching

Amplify: Involvement Engaging Diversity in Music-Making and Teaching   By Dr. Alice M. Hammel Opus Facilitator Faculty Member – James Madison University   It is difficult to describe the numerous…

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Towards a More Inclusive Music Education

Towards a More Inclusive Music Education Diversifying the Styles of Music We Study, Create, and Perform By NAfME Member Steve Holley   Change can sometimes be scary. After 19 years…