Teaching Music in a Rural Space

Saturday, January 29, 2022
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM


Have you considered teaching music in a rural area? Drawing on personal experience and research, Mayo will lead a participatory discussion considering both positives and challenges in teaching rural music education and invite attendees to challenge assumptions about rural locales.

Whitney Mayo
Learning Objective 1
Attendees with engage with considerations for teaching music in a rural locale, including positive aspects and challenges.
Learning Objective 2
Attendees with be asked to consider their future teaching placements and educational background, career goals and priorities, and to challenge assumptions about rural spaces.
Learning Objective 3
Attendees with actively engage in discussion of teaching considerations and applications for practices based on research findings.
Target Audiences
Choral, Elementary, Band
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