Secondary School Parent Support for the Arts

The Ontario Music Educators’ Association (OMEA)

We are the provincial subject association for Music.

 Be sure to connect with our two other ARTS provincial subject associations for more resources and parent support:

The Ontario Art Education Association (OAEA): for Visual Arts

The Council of Ontario Drama and Dance Educators (CODE): for Drama and Dance

By becoming familiar with the Arts curriculum, parents can better appreciate what is being taught in each grade and what their children are expected to learn. 

Secondary Arts Curriculum 9/10:             Secondary Arts Curriculum 11/12:

Parent/Student LINKS:

Critical Thinking/Critical Analysis

Foundations/Responsible Practices

Reflecting, Responding, and Analysing 

  • Check out the numerous resources at ArtsAlive, the National Arts Centre of Canada’s Arts Education website.
  • Try the Toronto Symphony Orchestra education page for a wide range of listening opportunities.