If we knew what it was we were doing,
it would not be called research, would it?
Albert Einstein, German physicist, 1879-1955
Research and Reports
- Do, Measure, Improve: Using Evaluation to Manage Your Programs
At the National Guild for Community Arts Education's 2014 conference (more here), Director of Research and Evaluation Kamella Tate took participants on a "deep dive" to the fun and sunny depths of practice-based research. Training modules available at the jump.
- Building the Future of Arts Education
The Music Center staff and teaching artists share take-aways and memorable moments from the 2014 Conference for Community Arts Education .
- Basically Speaking: Words, Words, Words Part 1
Where are we going and what are we doing? Outcomes, outputs, strategies, objectives . . .
- Basically Speaking: Words, Words, Words Part 2
Did we get there and did it work? Formative, summative, process performance, indicators, criterion . . .
The Music Center Education Blog
More #artsed resources and reports from the field, announcements and updates, tools and ideas – plus enough policy to satisfy your inner wonk. Comment is free!
For more information about research at The Music Center, contact
Kamella Tate, Director of Research and Evaluation