Educator Tools

ILMEA knows that national and state iniatves effect your curriculum building and classroom teaching.  Please find resources here to help. 

Illinois Music Learning Standards

For the first time in 20 years, Illinois has new music standards.  Please view the state music learning stadards for Illinois. ILMEA is proud to have had representatives serve on the committee to develop these standards.  http://illinoisartslearning.org/


Common Core


Brief Explanation

Official Website

National Coalition for Core Arts Standards

The Arts and the Common Core Mapping Project

Integrating the Common Core into the Music Curriculum - Tom Foust, 2013 IMEC Presentation Handout

Free Apps to Capture, Create and Connect to the Common Core - Getting Smart

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