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Transforming Ideas for Teaching and Learning

The Arts

by
Charles L. Gary

Edited by Rita Foy

SAI 96-3007

U.S. Department of Education
Richard W. Riley
Secretary

Office of Educational Research and Improvement
Marshall S. Smith
Acting Assistant Secretary

National Institute on Student Achievement, Curriculum,
and Assessment

Joseph C. Conaty
Director

Media and Information Services
Cynthia Hearn Dorfman
Director

March 1997

This book is in the public domain. Authorization to reproduce it in whole or in part for educational purposes is granted. The material in it should not be construed or interpreted as an endorsement by the U.S. Department of Education of any private organization listed herein.

This book was prepared under contract for the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, National Institute on Student Achievement, Curriculum, and Assessment. The views and observations expressed in this report do not necessarily reflect the official position of the U.S. Department of Education.

Designed by Phil Carr, with editing by Kathy Perkinson, OERI Media and Information Services.


The author Charles L. Gary is a former Executive Director of the Music Educators National Conference. He is currently Professor of Music at the Catholic University of America and a consultant in education and the arts. He has also taught at Purdue, American, George Mason and Austin Peay State universities. He is the author of many books including Flower Fables and A History of American Music Education (with Michael Mark). He has been recognized by awards from the Yale University Band, The College-Conservatory of Music of the University of Cincinnati, the National Dance Association, and was recently inducted into MENC's Music Educators Hall of Fame.

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