Collecting and Evaluating Music Education Resources
Assignment and Rationale: As a course requirement, students enrolled in 4842 are to select a music education topic of inquiry, research this topic, and write a paper about this topic. By completing this assignment, the student will develop an understanding of useful resources that are available to music educators as well as developing their own understanding of their selected field of inquiry.
Directions: Use IIMP, ERIC, PsychINFO or other databases to find recent articles written about your selected topic. Collect information from other sources. Consider interviewing other teachers, administrators, travel agents, music dealers, or other individuals involved with music education. Evaluate your resources. Turn in a list of your resources and demonstrate that you understand the different kinds of resources. Complete the following evaluation and turn it in on or before the date in the syllabus.
Name of researcher: __________________________Topic: __________________________
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