Music Enhances Learning

Posted by on Apr 19, 2011 in Teaching | 0 comments

Musical ScoreOver and over again we hear from the experts that music makes a significant and positive difference in the education of our children.

Writing on how scientists are now trying to objectively asses the effects of music on emotions, behavior and cognition, this NY Times Article reminds us not only that we can use music in our schools to strengthen academic achievement, modify behavior, and build a stronger learning community but that we must use music even more.  

Go beyond general music, chorus or band and take advantage of the full power of music integrated and supporting the academic curriculum!

Here is the link to the article: To Tug Hearts, Music First Must Tickle the Neurons.

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