ESSA & Music Education: Impact & Opportunity


Eric Ebel


Tiffany Kerns


Although most people agree that music education is a positive addition to school curriculum, these programs have often been left on the cutting-room-floor after budget allocations and funding. The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) has changed the landscape for music education. The act emphasized a holistic education for students. It recognizes music education as an integral part to a well-rounded education. This law is groundbreaking. Learn how you can support music ed. in your community.

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Format: Policy Forum
Event Type: Session
Track: Arts
Level: Field Experience