Dr. Nathalie Sinclair, education professor and Canadian Research Chair in Tangible Mathematics, and Dr. Elizabeth de Freitas received the 2015 AREA Division B’s Outstanding Book Award Honourable Mention for Innovations in Curriculum Studies for Mathematics and the body: Material entanglement in the classroom. Their innovative and powerful book is lauded for advancing the field of curriculum studies in an increasingly diversified and contested world.
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edited by Dr. Susan O’Neill
Written in a detailed and yet accessible style, Music and Media Infused Lives is an essential book for anyone wishing to explore how music is mobilized and utilized through digital media, creative collaborations and increasingly blurred boundaries in music education, research and practice. Students and researchers internationally, as well as music educators in all areas of professional practice, will find in these pages thought-provoking ideas for how to best engage diverse learners and leverage the affordances of digital media technologies in music teaching and learning in the 21st century.
This practical guide for all educators encourages young people to connect with the natural world and create a more sustainable, ecologically secure planet. It is designed for use with any curriculum to give students opportunities to engage their bodies, emotions and imaginations in the world around them.