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Petition Calls to Protect Music Education

Josh Harris • News • March 1, 2012

Ontario newspaper The Recorder and Times recently reported on a petition to declare music as “protected” subject in its schools. Ontario newspaper The Recorder and Times recently reported on a petition to declare music as “protected” subject in its schools. The petition has so far earned 1,600 signatures hoping to preserve music education in the province’s elementary schools, citing a 2010 survey that found 58 percent of Ontario’s elementary schools to be without a qualified music teacher.

Read more at the Recorder’s website. http://www.recorder.ca/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=3481645

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