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Friday, February 25 • 10:45am - 12:00pm
Who Is Represented in Our Musical Spaces?-CANCELLED

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This session will look at who is represented and who is missed or misrepresented in the curriculum, musics, and materials in our music classrooms. We will begin with unpacking the Eurocentricity of our curriculum and the lens through which we teach. We will then explore a variety of musics and materials that we can use with our students to work towards truly representing the students present in our classrooms including traditional songs and popular musics.

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Kimberly Friesen Wiens

Who is Represented in Our Musical Spaces?
Kim Friesen Wiens is a music specialist with Edmonton Public Schools. She has taught for over twenty years. Currently she is working on her PhD at the University of Alberta. Kim serves as editor of A Fine Facta, which is the ATA Fine Arts Council's journal. Kim is passionate about... Read More →

Friday February 25, 2022 10:45am - 12:00pm MST
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