education

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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Music education ‘risks being outdated by technology’
Music teaching could be left behind in an outdated acoustic age if it does not keep up with technology, an in-depth report says.
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Are YouTube Videos Good Or Bad For Learning A Musical Instrument?
The internet offers an abundance of resources for learning music along with any subject, but how good are videos that teach you how to play a musical instrument? It is an exploding area, whether one wants to play the piano,
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Middle School Music and Theater Students Get Better Grades
New research presents the best evidence yet that taking arts classes benefits kids academically.
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Advocacy for Music Education Needs to Change: Anita Collins
The way we have been advocating for music education so far has been built upon well-meaning statements about how music benefits kids. But it needs changing. This is the view of Dr Anita Collins, a widely respected authority in neuromusical
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Hearing preservation should be part of music education
Studies suggest musicians are four times more likely than others to experience hearing loss due to their repeated exposure to loud, prolonged rehearsals and performances.
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