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Students Jared Anderson and François Harewood Present Remote International Roundtable Discussion

December 3, 2018

Students Jared Anderson (music education) and François Harewood (BM, music education/piano, student of Paul Shaw) presented a remote roundtable discussion with European University Cyprus doctoral students Antogoni Kiriakidou, Anna Archontopoulou, Katerina Adamopoulou, as well as Professors Yiannis Miralis (European University Cyprus) and Akosua Obuo Addo (U of M, music education) at the 8th Conference of the Greek Society for Music Education with international participation held in Thessaloniki, Greece on November 24, 2018. Since 2015, Miralis and Addo have taught a Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL) course in world music education, in which students collaborate across continents learning Greek and American folk songs via web-based communication technologies. Miralis and Addo gave an overview of the project, and the students shared how transnational dialogues on folk music exchange with educational technologies enhanced their world music teaching and learning.