*Who are MI-CORE, and How Can They Help Your Music Classroom?


MICORE is the Michigan Caucus of Rank-and-file Educators. It is made up of social justice educators and unionists committed to creating schools and workplaces that advance economic justice, racial justice, and democracy. They call for equitable public education as a human right. A panel of music educators / social activists will discuss the work of MICORE and its intersection with music education in Michigan.
Learning Objective 1
Be familiar with the history and current work of MiCORE and Michigan Ed Justice
Learning Objective 2
Understand how the privatization movement hurts music education classrooms in Michigan
Learning Objective 3
Know how to take action to support music education in Michigan in concert with other members of MiCORE and progressive allied groups.
Target Audiences
Choral, Elementary, Strings, Band, Technology, General Education