Volume 3 (1) 2011 – Book review
Constructing a Personal Orientation to Music Teaching (Mark Robin Campbell, Linda Thompson & Janet Barrett)
Reviewed by Deborah Blair
Constructing A Personal Orientation to Music Teaching
By Mark Robin Campbell, Linda K. Thompson, and Janet R. Barrett
New York: Routledge (2010)
195 pp, ISBN: 978-0-41587185-3
Deborah V. Blair is Assistant Professor of Music Education at Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan. Prior to her appointment, Blair was a K-12 music teacher in public schools where she had extensive experience with learners with special needs in full inclusion settings as well as special classrooms. Her interest areas in both research and practice include the application of constructivist learning and teaching in all music learning settings, including music classrooms, classrooms for students with special needs, and in-service and pre-service teacher education.