In today’s America, it is often the student-athlete that receives the highest degree of acclaim. The football star or the basketball wiz or the lacrosse genius garner a great deal of attention because sports are competitive and exciting. There’s nothing wrong with that; these are the facts. At the same time, in a world where standardized testing has come to rule the school, not enough attention is being paid to what actually helps students stay focused on their studies and achieve their academic goals. Not enough attention is being paid to arts education and specifically music education.
Beginner music lessons contribute to the overall growth of an individual in a way that few other things can do. Acoustic guitar lessons, piano classes, Continue readingShare This : by