Tag: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

School is IN for Summer Thanks to Capitol Community

Ian Weissman is a New York City public school teacher and also a HeadCount Team Leader. Thanks to The Capitol Community Fund, a joint effort between the Capitol Theatre and HeadCount, Ian was part of a group of educators who went to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland to learn how to…

Posted in Music and Activism, Education

Are Candidate Spouses Off Limits?

In the last week we’ve seen Bernie Sanders win 5 of 6 states, Trump with his worst single state performance of the campaign, and some long lines to vote in Arizona. Those victories helped Sanders shave 38 delegates off of Hillary Clinton’s lead and the Vermont Senator currently trails Clinton by 268 pledged delegates. Trump…

Posted in Politics and Elections

Capitol Community: Our Trip To The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

In 1979, the concept of a “Rock ‘n’ Roll High School” served as fodder for comedy. However in 2015, thanks to the The Capitol Community Fund, we were able to turn that into a reality. This year we sent nine lucky teachers from the New York area to Rock and Roll Hall of Fame + Museum…

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Capitol Community Hits Cleveland

A HeadCount staffer joined the 10 teachers chosen as the 2014 Capitol Community Fund scholarship recipients as they hit the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame + Museum in Cleveland, OH!

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10 Scholarship Winners Named for Capitol Community

The Capitol Community Fund, a joint project between HeadCount and The Capitol Theatre, is sending 10 rockin’ teachers to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame + Museum – triple the number from last year!

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In 2013, We Went Big

For HeadCount, 2013 was all about finding new ways to participate, speak out, and get down. We went further than ever to activate music lovers to change the world, and it’s just the beginning.

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How Capitol Community Rocked 3 Teachers’ Worlds (and Curricula)

Our Capitol Community program sent 3 teachers to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum. Meeting them all together at The Capitol Theatre was kind of mind-blowing.

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Scholarship Winners Named for Capitol Community

The winners were named for the Capitol Community scholarship program, sending teachers to a week of intensive curriculum training at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame + Museum.

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We’re Sending Teachers to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

HeadCount and the Capitol Theatre are sending area school teachers to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for summer curriculum training. If you’re a teacher, here’s info on how to apply. If you love great live music, here’s how you can help.