ERIC Number: EJ481346
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Music as an Academic Discipline: Breaking New Ground.
Straub, Dorothy A.
NASSP Bulletin, v78 n561 p30-33 Apr 1994
Through participation in school music programs, students gain a sense of discipline, self-esteem, pride of accomplishment and learn to excel in teamwork, problem solving, leadership, creative thinking. Education Secretary Richard W. Riley and President Bill Clinton are strong advocates for enriched arts education for every child. Newly developed National Standards in the Arts approach music as an academic discipline. (MLH)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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