Teachers in Ontario aim to offer a "balanced music program [of] listening and responding, performing, interpreting, and creating ... that may appeal to a wide variety of students" (p.16, The Ontario Curriculum, Grades 1-8, The Arts).
The Queen's Education Library supports your music teaching by providing you with:
People for Education. Arts Education, 2018.
People for Education. Annual Report, 2019.
Royal Conservatory of Music. (2014). The Benefits of Music Education.
Royal Conservatory of Music. (2014). The Benefits of Music Education infographic.
Upitis, Rena. (2003). What is arts education good for? Education Canada, 43.4.
Upitis, Rena. (2011). Arts Education for the Development of the Whole Child. Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario (ETFO).
Educational Leadership. (Dec2018/Jan/2019). Focus issue on arts education.
Upitis, R. (2011). Engaging Students Through the Arts. What Works? Research into Practice. Student Achievement Division, Ontario Ministry of Education.
Upitis, R. (2014). Cultivating Student Engagement Through Interactive Art Strategies. What Works? Research into Practice. Student Achievement Division, Ontario Ministry of Education.
Miller, D. Happy Reading! The DVD is in our Teacher Resource Room at LB 1525.7 .H37 2002 DVD