EdWeek.org published an incredible article about how the teacher and students at Acadia High School integrate creativity with technology in real world, Music Industry experiences. The nationally recognized Arcadia High School CMAS (Creative Musical Arts and Sciences) program in Phoenix, Arizona is considered by many Music Education and Industry experts to be the model for creativity based music programs. The program was created and is facilitated by Musician/Producer, and GRAMMY® nominee Richard Maxwell.
The article “A Recording Studio for Every Student: Teaching Music Class in the Digital Era” includes a video that features students and their teacher reflecting on the innovative CMAS program. Check out this incredible demonstration of how Arizona is leading the way in innovative, creative music education for our students!