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Music holds key to providing a quality education system

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In spite of scattered pockets of excellence in some state and private schools, Australia remains a country in educational decline.
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43 Easy Ways to Engage Young Kids in Music

43 Easy Ways to Engage Young Kids in Music | Dave Simon's Rock School | Scoop.it
We know music training enhances development. Here's how you can nurture that.

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These can help with your child's benefit. So why not do them?

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Let alone the anecodtal evidence - there's a lot of research out there that indicates that getting your young kid - 3 and 4 years old - involved with music will reap benefits later down the line.  Here are some tips from music therapist Kimberly Sena Moore to get you and the young 'un started...

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Bach to Rock taking unique approach to teaching music in Wayne ...

Bach to Rock taking unique approach to teaching music in Wayne ... | Dave Simon's Rock School | Scoop.it
Bach to Rock in Wayne offers a new way to teach music to children, from the upbeat décor with photographs of famous musicians including Bruce Springsteen, Louis Armstrong, U2, Rush and the Beatles, to the individual and group lesson rooms and a...
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It's always good to see kids getting more involved with music. Whether it's self-recorded CDs or take home programs, these two are leading a new music education revolution.

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Getting the full experience: Pianist Kristin Stephenson hopes concert will ... - Centre Daily Times

Getting the full experience: Pianist Kristin Stephenson hopes concert will ... - Centre Daily Times | Dave Simon's Rock School | Scoop.it
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Piano virtuoso Kristin Stephenson recognizes the importance of engaging children in the arts.
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Dave Simon's Rock School Celebrates its Ten Year Anniversary

Dave Simon's Rock School Celebrates its Ten Year Anniversary | Dave Simon's Rock School | Scoop.it
For ten years, Dave Simon's Rock School has given aspiring young musicians the opportunity to jump right in, learning rock...
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Wow. 10 years. It's been a journey, but a fantastic one

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Golden Grove Elementary School: Music to inspire kids to eat healthier foods - WPTV

Golden Grove Elementary School: Music to inspire kids to eat healthier foods - WPTV | Dave Simon's Rock School | Scoop.it
Golden Grove Elementary School: Music to inspire kids to eat healthier foods
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"It's been amazing because I'm sure the children will love to get more involved in these things, ' said Gastesi.
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Healthy food+music=perfect combination

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How Video Games and Social Media Fuel Students' Passion for Art - KQED (blog)

How Video Games and Social Media Fuel Students' Passion for Art - KQED (blog) | Dave Simon's Rock School | Scoop.it
How Video Games and Social Media Fuel Students' Passion for Art KQED (blog) “A lot of times we think we need to have programs that cultivate learning in the art form, but what we are finding is that through the continued production of art, and...
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You'd be surprised just how much those video games can inspire kids

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