Engaging and connecting students through music in 2020
Welcome to the first issue of TR Backstage. For those of you who are new, the mission of TeachRock.org is basically threefold: to keep the arts in the DNA of the public education system; to create a new methodology to teach a generation that is smarter, faster, and has absolutely no patience; and eventually, to substantially affect the dropout rate.
Alice Cooper: The Godfather of Shock Rock
The Digital Divide
Grace'S Rockin' Roll Adventure
A Principal without a School: Interview with Dr. Ginger Frady
Alice Cooper - THE GODFATHER
OF SHOCK ROCK
The innovator of Shock Rock, Alice Cooper has been alarming audiences with ghoulish theatrical performances earning him critical praise and countless accolades for over 50 years.
ALICE COOPER - School's Out
Five albums into the Alice Cooper band’s run, the 1972 album, School’s Out is the most talked about Alice Cooper album of all time. With Glen Buxton and Michael Bruce providing ear screeching licks and pounding riffs it’s a must listen to for those who love hard rock. The album’s title track has been covered by countless bands and is played by Alice to this day.
THE DIGITAL DIVIDE
Grace's Rockin' Roll Adventure
Just in time for back-to-school, the Rock and Roll Forever Foundation is partnering with the Center for Functional Learning and are collaborating on the first children’s book to integrate a new story with the TeachRock curriculum.
A PRINCIPAL WITHOUT A SCHOOL: INTERVIEW WITH DR. GINGER FRADY
Dr. Frady leads Orangethorpe elementary school in California to a successful distance learning 360 curriculum in a title 1 school.