ERIC Number: EJ407734
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Competition: Is Music Education the Loser?
Austin, James R.
Music Educators Journal, v76 n6 p21-25 Feb 1990
Discusses the role of competition in music education, proposing the use of objective criteria in analyzing competition. Examines myths concerning competition, and compares competitive learning to cooperative learning. Concludes that competition curtails student achievement and suggests alternative activities. (RW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A