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Does Learning Music Hinge on Smarts, Not Mindset?
Intelligence could play a role in how quickly people learn music, according to new research on the early stages of learning to play piano.
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From Hip-Hop To Harmony, Music Has A Place In Science Education
Earlier this week, the VOICES conference featured two days of talks from science educators and communicators who use music to share ideas about science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).
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85 Percent of Parents Perceive Children Who Participate in Music Lessons Are Better Able to Problem Solve and Manage Their Time
Findings include correlations between music lessons and self-regulated decreased screen time, increased social and verbal skills, better time-management skills, and more for children ages 7 to 17.
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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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