Urban music education : a practical guide for teachers (Book, 2015) [Alabama State University Library]
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Urban music education : a practical guide for teachers

Author: Kate Fitzpatrick-Harnish
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The prevailing discourse surrounding urban music education suggests the deficit-laden notion that urban school settings are "less than," rather than "different than," their counterparts. Through the lens of contextually-specific teaching, this book provides a counternarrative on urban music education that encourages urban music teachers to focus on the strengths of their students as their primary resource. Through  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kate Fitzpatrick-Harnish
ISBN: 9780199778560 0199778566 9780199778577 0199778574
OCLC Number: 890912616
Description: xviii, 136 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Urban music teaching : a counternarrative --
Understanding our students --
Contextually specific music teaching : an introduction --
Making music --
Rejecting the "one size fits all" model : setting your own definition of music program success --
Common issues of interest for urban music teachers --
Finding support and inspiration.
Responsibility: Kate Fitzpatrick-Harnish.

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Through the lens of contextually-specific teaching, this book provides a counternarrative on urban music education that encourages urban music teachers to focus on the strengths of their students as  Read more...
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...lucid, well-informed, generous, and grounded firmly in experience. The satisfactions and challenges of teaching music in urban settings are represented genuinely through her voice, and illustrated Read more...

 
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