education

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21st century music education could keep disengaged young people in school, research says
A new four-year research project, by Birmingham City University and national music charity Youth Music, has highlighted the importance of music education for young people at risk of educational exclusion.
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More music needed in classrooms after 20-year decline
Albert Einstein might have said imagination is more powerful than knowledge, but if the school curriculum is anything to go by, knowledge takes precedence when it comes to Australian teaching.
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Never too young for Bach: Music for kids’ brain dev’t
To most Filipino parents, the future of their child is shaped by a good college education. In fact, many college graduates take up master’s degrees, and a good number continue on to get doctorate degrees to maximize their career and
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Five Inspiring Ways to Take Music Education Out of the Classroom
If you teach music in your classroom, and feel squeezed by the increased time dedicated to STEM subjects, you might not realize that you have a secret educational weapon.
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Using Arts Education to Help Other Lessons Stick
The arts can be a source of joy in a child’s day, and also come in handy for memorizing times tables.
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Musical training makes your brain better at paying attention
Musical training won’t just make you cool at get-togethers — it also gives you better control and focus over your attention, new research reports.
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Expand their mind with music
Research has found that music is the “horse that pulls the cart” when it comes to children being smarter, more confident and better leaders as they grow up.
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Music education ‘risks being outdated by technology’
Music teaching could be left behind in an outdated acoustic age if it does not keep up with technology, an in-depth report says.
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