An Integrated Approach: Combining Elements of Hmong Culture and Music Learning Activities for the...

December 1, 1992 / By: Sonja R. England

The growing ethnic diversity of students continues to remind us that today's music educators have an important role in the teaching of cultural understanding among our students. This better understanding of others will also lead to a better understanding of ourselves. To develop and improve this cultural awareness of our immediate school family, I have chosen to explore the extent to which we effectively integrate the Hmong culture into the music classroom.