Professors Jean Eckrich and John Flohr Appointed
...Eckrich will work with the American Association for Higher Education and Flohr with the Arts Education Partnership
Professors Jean Eckrich and John Flohr
will serve as part of the Faculty Fellows Internship Program sponsored by IEL
in cooperation with AAC&U
...Professor John Flohr is professor of music education at Texas Woman's University.Flohr
is spending his
semester interning in Washington, DC at the Arts Education Partnership
(AEP), a national coalition of arts, education, business, philanthropic, and government organizations that demonstrates and promotes the essential role of arts education in the learning and development of every child.Professor Flohr's
interests include music and early childhood education, arts, and psychology.He
has recently completed a new text, The Musical Life of Young Children.He is president-elect of the Texas Music Educators Conference and is a board member of the Texas Coalition of the Arts.Professor Flohr received his undergraduate degree from Hamline University and his M.A. and Ph.D. in music education from the University of Illinois-Urbana.
"Both Jean and John
bring a host of skills and interests to the program.