Anita Collins and Misty Adoniou, The Conversation, 8 Nov 2018. Neuroscience has found a clear relationship between music and language acquisition. Read the article here
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The Age, 29 Nov 2017. Writer-illustrator Leigh Hobbs says kids are overly assessed at school, that art and music are disappearing from the primary curriculum, and that school libraries are necessary. Read the article here
Shared music-making at home may even have benefits above and beyond those of reading. But do both!
Music is critically important to children’s development of analytical skills and other areas of learning.
It might be time to consider a very old idea that has been made new again by neuroscientific research: music education – the neural network enhancer.