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Dallas ISD Program provides free music lessons, instruments for students

Posted by Texas Education on September 29, 2008

How cool is this???  Little Kids Rock is a national non-profit organization that provides free instruments, curriculum and lessons for students in under-served schools.

For a campus to receive the free curriculum, half or more of the school’s students must be in the free or reduced-price lunch program, Mr. Wish said. Schools that don’t qualify are still welcome to participate but must provide their own funding.

After teachers go through the workshop, instruments are delivered to the school and the program can be up and running within a month.

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