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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…

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Diversity and Equity in Music Education

  Diversity and Equity in Music Education By NAfME Immediate Past President Denese Odegaard In the school district where I serve as the Performing Arts Curriculum Specialist in Fargo, North…

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Diversity in the Choral Classroom

  Diversity in the Choral Classroom: Adversity or Electricity? By NAfME Member Dee Ann Gray   “Our ability to reach unity in diversity will be the beauty and test of…

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Embracing Human Difference in Music Education

Embracing Human Difference in Music Education: Suggestions for Honoring Diversity in Music Classrooms By NAfME Members Mara E. Culp and Karen Salvador Children occupy intersectional identities, comprised of (dis)ability, ethnicity,…

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Reaching All Students with Music

Breaking Down Barriers: Simple Strategies for Making Music Accessible, Equitable, and Inclusive Reaching All Students with Music By NAfME Members Paige Vass and Claire Leeper Do you ever wish you…

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Life, Music, and Social Justice for All

  Life, Music, and Social Justice for All Music Education Is for All   By NAfME Member Rachael Fleischaker Do you believe that music education is truly for all children?…