Do You Think “Arts Education is Essential” ?

CLICK HERE to donate to TeachRock.org and support the creation of FREE educational materials. Donate $10 or more and you could receive a guitar signed by Stevie Van Zandt! Do you think Arts Education is Essential? TeachRock does. Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, schools across the country have had to abruptly transition to online virtual learning. Utilizing and learning about the arts is …

Nike SB Reveals new Grateful Dead Shoe: “Dancing Bear Collection”

CLICK HERE to donate to TeachRock.org and support the creation of FREE educational materials. Donate $10 or more and you could receive a guitar signed by Stevie Van Zandt! Assumed to be forever counterculture, The Grateful Dead has not only revolutionized business in the music industry, but still continues to innovate and develop new and engaging business deals that not only excite …

Spectrum 1 News – Rock Musician Creates Educational Program to Lower Drop-out Rate

CLICK HERE to donate to TeachRock.org and support the creation of FREE educational materials. Donate $10 or more and you could receive a guitar signed by Stevie Van Zandt! There is no denying that rock music has been instrumental in shaping American culture. Using his fame and platform, famed guitarist, Steven Van Zandt is leading a campaign designed to empower teachers …

Education Week – This Rock Legend Is Combining Teacher PD With Live Music

CLICK HERE to donate to TeachRock.org and support the creation of FREE educational materials. Donate $10 or more and you could receive a guitar signed by Stevie Van Zandt! In a crowded concert hall here on a late October evening, rock musician Steven Van Zandt leaned into the microphone—nodding his head, wrapped in his trademark bandana—and turned his between-song banter to …

New Yorker – Steven Van Zandt’s New Rock-and-Roll High School

CLICK HERE to donate to TeachRock.org and support the creation of FREE educational materials. Donate $10 or more and you could receive a guitar signed by Stevie Van Zandt! Wearing his trademark silk head scarf, an exotic blend of Barbary pirate and Russian babushka, Steven Van Zandt was relaxing backstage at the PlayStation Theatre, in Times Square, recently, before a gig …

5/7 Exploring TeachRock DLPs

Intro, TR site overview, DLP page overview, DLPs: The Reclamation of the Cowboy Indigenous Roots of Rock and Roll Who is Ritchie Valens? Who is Mavis Staples?

4/30 Exploring TeachRock DLPs

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Little Steven Van Zandt Releases Free Distance Learning Packs for Students in New York City & Beyond

Covid-19 has closed the nation’s schools. Teachers are working tirelessly on remote education, but most aren’t trained for “Distance Learning.” Emotionally, young people aren’t built for social distance. But Music Connects Us, Even When We Must Be Apart. Most know Little Steven Van Zandt as a co-founder and guitarist of Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band, or Silvio Dante …