October 29 UNESCO Conference on the Arts and Learning

At the Canadian Arts and Learning Symposium, AIRS Project Director Annabel Cohen presented an introduction to AIRS on an invited panel on Research in the Arts and Learning. Other arts featured were Dance, Drama, and Arts in the Classroom. An extended discussion of AIRS was also held.  Several AIRS members and stakeholders were attended the meeting:

Larry O'Farrell - UNESCO Chair in Arts and Learning (Co-organizer of the Conference)

Joan Russell - McGill, Faculty of Education

Lee Willingham- Director, Laurier Centre for Music in the Community, Wilfred Laurier University

and contact was made with Mary Dinn, Executive Director of the Canadian Association of Music Educators


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