There is Nothing Complex about a Correlation Coefficient

Peter R. Webster

in The Oxford Handbook of Music Education, Volume 2

Published in print September 2012 | ISBN: 9780199928019
Published online November 2012 | | DOI:

Series: Oxford Handbooks in Music

 There is Nothing Complex about a Correlation Coefficient

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This article suggests the music teacher educators have failed their students over the years by not doing more to teach them about systematic inquiry. Professional curiosity has not been encouraged in novice teachers. It suggests that weaving the research mindset into music education instruction could have made a difference in the way research impacts on practice today.

Keywords: music teacher education; music education; graduate education; research; professional education

Article.  1458 words. 

Subjects: Music ; Music Education and Pedagogy

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