If We Build It They Will Come: Using Music Technology to Reach "The Other 80%" in Secondary School Programs

Williams, David Brian; Dammers, Rick
May 2014
Illinois Music Educator;Spring2014, Vol. 74 Issue 3, p68
The article explores how music technology can help reach students who are no longer involved in the traditional secondary school music program. Topics discussed include research results which reflect the musical inclination of school children in the U.S. and the efforts of music teachers in using the latest in communication technology, from laptops to mobile applications, to reach out to non-traditional students. The role of the school administrator in the success of the program is mentioned.


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