Rock and Roll Forever Foundation Hosts Summer Teacher Workshop in Manhattan

On July 29 & 30, the Rock and Roll Forever Foundation hosted a summer teacher workshop, designed for educators who are using Rock and Roll: An American Story in their classroom. A select group of twelve teachers from multiple disciplines joined the RRFF team for valuable conversations, film screenings, and guest presentations, including an inspiring participatory discussion with CEO and …

Steven Van Zandt Visits East Side Community High School

In June, Rock and Roll Forever Foundation founder Steven Van Zandt made a special visit to East Side Community High School in New York City’s East Village. During his visit, Van Zandt joined a 12th grade student seminar entitled “Rock and Roll History of Postwar America.” The year-long course was structured around the Rock and Roll: An American Story online …

Deadline Extended for RRAS Summer Teacher Workshop, July 29 – 30, 2015

On July 29–30, 2015, Steven Van Zandt's Rock and Roll Forever Foundation will hold a two-day Summer Teacher Workshop in New York City, centered on the Rock and Roll: An American Story (RRAS) education project. Geared toward middle and high school teachers who have already used the RRAS curriculum in their classrooms, and those who have a real interest in doing so, this workshop will …

RRFF Executive Director to present at National Council for the Social Studies and National Association for Music Education annual conferences

Dr. Warren Zanes will be in Nashville this October and St. Louis in November to unveil Rock and Roll: An American Story. Taking educators through the multi-media curriculum, illustrating a few among its many high points, and demonstrating some of the ways in which teachers can use the RRAS materials, Zanes will take this opportunity to begin the professional development …