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String Project provides unique teaching opportunity for ... - State Press

String Project provides unique teaching opportunity for ... - State Press | Music Education All Over the World | Scoop.it
The ASU String Project is part of a national program that provides music lessons for children who might not have the financial resources, while giving college students the experience to be a successful string teacher, program director Margaret...
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Students conduct community music programs | Student Life

Students conduct community music programs | Student Life | Music Education All Over the World | Scoop.it
Music is life in sound: The mastery of music is nothing less than the mastery of life,” reads the educational philosophy of Orchestrating Diversity, a student group/non-profit organization dedicated to providing music education opportunities to...
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Lack of music theory discourages student musicians | Condor Voice

Lack of music theory discourages student musicians | Condor Voice | Music Education All Over the World | Scoop.it
During his Curie years, Winston participated in Curie's Marching Band, Jazz Band, Concert Band, and the Percussion Ensemble and Merit School of Music's Conservatory, where he took private lessons. Winston has been playing percussion since ...
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Thinking of Teaching Via Skype or Facetime or Other Long Distance ...

Thinking of Teaching Via Skype or Facetime or Other Long Distance ... | Music Education All Over the World | Scoop.it
One Student, One Teacher, 1500 Miles by Steve Betts – I could echo word for word the three points that Steve Betts shares that he has learned from his long-distance teaching experience! The Pros and Cons of Music Lessons ...
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Piano Teachers Software programs are Precisely what You Need ...

Piano Teachers Software programs are Precisely what You Need ... | Music Education All Over the World | Scoop.it
Because of such prevalence, many piano teachers software now develop to assist them in managing their classes, lessons as well as other technical activities.
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Local Doctor Blends Medicine And Music - WAMU

Local Doctor Blends Medicine And Music - WAMU | Music Education All Over the World | Scoop.it
WAMULocal Doctor Blends Medicine And MusicWAMUFor example, he's a professor of neurology and pediatrics at George Washington University's School of Medicine and Columbian College of Arts and Sciences and has an adjunct appointment in the...
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More Evidence Music Training Boosts Brainpower -

More Evidence Music Training Boosts Brainpower - | Music Education All Over the World | Scoop.it

A German study finds young children who took instrumental music lessons did better than their peers on verbal memory tests.

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Professor: Enter the Wu-Tang to teach high school science ...

Professor: Enter the Wu-Tang to teach high school science ... | Music Education All Over the World | Scoop.it
(CNN) – Music has often been used to teach kids complicated concepts. Shows like “Schoolhouse Rock” and “Sesame Street” showed that music can help kids digest lessons, whether it's how a bill makes it through Congress ...
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Music Strategies for Every Classroom | Education Closet

Music Strategies for Every Classroom | Education Closet | Music Education All Over the World | Scoop.it
As a music teacher by training, I certainly understand this hesitancy. Music can be an art that makes you feel exposed – either through playing and instrument or singing. Many times, I hear from teachers that “I can't sing” or “I ...
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Have you heard that music… | Piano Central Studios

Have you heard that music… | Piano Central Studios | Music Education All Over the World | Scoop.it
Considering the significance of the benefits a child receives from music, how can the time or cost of lessons seem like too great an investment? Stimulates ...
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What a Difference an “A” Makes: Moving from STEM to STEAM | Technology in the Arts | Blog, podcast, and workshops exploring arts management and technology

A look at the discussion to integrate Art/Design education in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) curriculum, evolving STEM to STEAM.
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Berkleemusic Joins Coursera Education Revolution With Free ...

Berkleemusic Joins Coursera Education Revolution With Free ... | Music Education All Over the World | Scoop.it
In the 1970s, there was the Berklee Correspondence course with lessons and assignments sent between students and faculty via US Mail. In 2002 we launched Berkleemusic, the first fully online music education program.
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Rita Taylor's curator insight, January 28, 2013 10:41 AM

...just finished Drugs & the Brain from this coursera website. Great lectures/slides I can't wait for the Mixing and Recording class offered (for free) in February.

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7 Reasons to Supplement Your Child's Musical Education Outside of School - OurKids.net (blog)

7 Reasons to Supplement Your Child's Musical Education Outside of School - OurKids.net (blog) | Music Education All Over the World | Scoop.it
OurKids.net (blog)7 Reasons to Supplement Your Child's Musical Education Outside of SchoolOurKids.net (blog)Instructional videos, group music opportunities, and even self-teaching are all other options that can help students master their instrument...
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Brooklyn Elementary Offers Digital Music Production Class | NBC ...

Brooklyn Elementary Offers Digital Music Production Class | NBC ... | Music Education All Over the World | Scoop.it
A new after school program at a Brooklyn elementary school is taking a modern approach to teaching children about music. ... A modern-day music class in Brooklyn could be shaping the stars of the future.
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Music Lessons Early In Life Increase Brain Development - Medical News Today

Music Lessons Early In Life Increase Brain Development - Medical News Today | Music Education All Over the World | Scoop.it
Music Lessons Early In Life Increase Brain Development Medical News Today Playing the recorder in kindergarten, piano lessons in first grade, clapping to the rhythm throughout elementary school music class, all of these can contribute to developing...
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ReadWrite – New Apps Show The Music Education Revolution Is ...

ReadWrite – New Apps Show The Music Education Revolution Is ... | Music Education All Over the World | Scoop.it
Innovation in music education is just beginning to heat up, and a handful of recent apps point to a future where learning music is easier, more accessible and even fun. ...
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Do Poor Kids Need Art and Music Education? « Diane Ravitch's blog

Do Poor Kids Need Art and Music Education? « Diane Ravitch's blog | Music Education All Over the World | Scoop.it
My school district in Ohio eliminated art and music for one year as a means to save money. Elementary teachers were to take over the weekly lessons in art and music. It was a very long year. The children really missed those ...
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Music lessons should not become the preserve of the privileged - The Guardian (blog)

Music lessons should not become the preserve of the privileged - The Guardian (blog) | Music Education All Over the World | Scoop.it
The Guardian (blog)Music lessons should not become the preserve of the privilegedThe Guardian (blog)It's taking us a long time to learn the lessons of the Venezuelan El Sistema project of bringing classical music to the poorest children in order to...
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LiveMusicTutor lets kids, adults learn to play instruments online - Orlando Sentinel

LiveMusicTutor lets kids, adults learn to play instruments online - Orlando Sentinel | Music Education All Over the World | Scoop.it
Orlando Sentinel LiveMusicTutor lets kids, adults learn to play instruments online Orlando Sentinel The site, which launched on New Year's Eve, connects music instructors to students eager to learn how to play an instrument through real-time video...
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Music Advocacy

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A list of Videos showing the importance of teaching music in schools. Compiled by Plank Road Publishing.


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Jenny Clark's curator insight, March 6, 2014 5:16 PM

Cool sight for numerous video clips about music advocacy!

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Berklee College of Music will offer free music classes online to thousands - Boston.com

Berklee College of Music will offer free music classes online to thousands - Boston.com | Music Education All Over the World | Scoop.it
Berklee College of Music will offer free music classes online to thousandsBoston.comBerklee College of Music will educate tens of thousands of students for free this spring through Coursera, a company that collaborates with top universities to...
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Music Training Leads to Better Emotional Comprehension - GoodTherapy.org (blog)

Music Training Leads to Better Emotional Comprehension - GoodTherapy.org (blog) | Music Education All Over the World | Scoop.it
Music Training Leads to Better Emotional ComprehensionGoodTherapy.org (blog)For instance, children with musical training score higher on verbal, nonverbal, memory, intelligence, and academic tests than those who never had music lessons.
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How to Get Kids Into Classical Music | Opus No. 12

How do you teach the classics to students today? How do you get students thinking critically about how Mozart, Beethoven, and Bach are relevant to music toda...
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NAfME – Music Education – How to Embed Composing in Your ...

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“Incorporating improvising and composing as a natural outgrowth of course content provides opportunities to reinforce and expand understanding and skills, while nurturing development of creative thinking in music.” Guderian's ...
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30 Mobile Apps Reinventing Music Education – Online Colleges ...

30 Mobile Apps Reinventing Music Education – Online Colleges ... | Music Education All Over the World | Scoop.it
Music is no exception, as a wealth of new applications for tablets and smartphones have made it possible to learn, share, and have fun with music education just about anywhere. Whether you're a music teacher looking for ...
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