Commission of Music in the School and Teacher Education (MISTEC)
18-22 July 2016
St. Patrick’s College, Drumcondra, Dublin, Ireland
The mission of the Music in the Schools and Teacher Education Commission (MISTEC) is to promote the development of research and innovations in theory and practice in the fields of music teaching in schools and teacher education. The commission serves to support, develop and maintain international collaboration, coalitions and strategic alliances and exchange of pedagogical resources, innovative teaching approaches and experiences among professionals and institutions from around the world. The aim of the MISTEC seminars is to engage participants, presenters, and commissioners in enriching dialogues and in hands-on experiences related to school music teaching and learning and to music teacher education by exploring current best practices and research. The 2016 MISTEC Seminar will have an additional special focus on technology and its uses in music teaching and learning.