Music Educators Gather to Learn and Advocate

Music teachers from around the country are gathered in Washington, D.C. right now to discuss the latest on their profession and learn from one another. The National Association for Music Education (MENC) sponsors Music Education Week, which began yesterday and continues through Tuesday. Participants will discuss music education policy, attend professional development workshops, and hear performances by the…

The Power of Collaboration

Many people have tried hard to transform traditional barriers to labor/management cooperation in order to produce productive partnerships.  Not all have succeeded.  We’re proud to report that — in education — school officials and teacher labor leaders are succeeding with a pioneering program called CALI. At a meeting yesterday, organized by the State Department of Education,…