Music Research & Articles

What do we really need to know about the arts - Music speaks about what is needed to know about the arts in a 2011 article

Why Music Education, 2007 - A NAfME article on why Music Education is important and what it brings to students involved in music education

Five Building Principles for Music Education
Scott Shuler’s article about principled music teachers speaks to music teachers that are student centered. Scott provides five guiding principles to realize the goal of music education for life. From Music Educators Journal, March 2011.  Copyright © 2011 by National Association for Music Education (formerly MENC). Reprinted with permission. Not for further use without written permission from NAfME.

2008 SAT Scores and Visual Arts/Music Education Instruction

Creativity in the Classroom: Melvin Pontius

Music and the Brain: Dana Foundation, Oct 2008

Music and the Human Auditory System

21st C Skills, A New Kind of Art Project: From Teaching Music, November 2010.  Copyright © 2010 by National Association for Music Education (MENC). Reprinted with permission. Not for further use without written permission from NAfME (MENC).