Preparing Communities for Early Childhood Music Teaching and Learning

Donna Brink Fox, PhD


Hall of Honor Session: Preparing Communities for Early Childhood Music Teaching and Learning
Dr. Fox will share her experience creating Eastman’s early childhood music program and developing the early childhood music methods course to prepare teachers. She will focus on the importance of understanding the culture and development of children and will consider what has changed and what is needed for the future.



Biography
Dr. Fox, an authority in early childhood (EC) music education, is a founding member of the EC Special Research Interest Group of the National Association for Music Education and has served on ECMMA’s Advisory Board. She co-authored Classroom Music for Little Mozarts, a curriculum for teaching music in EC classrooms.