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This is a government page that contains statistical information on the use of arts and music in schools. It contains many graphs and charts.

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Paula Abdul: Straight up! Don't cut arts funding

Paula Abdul: Straight up! Don't cut arts funding | Music and the arts in schools | Scoop.it
Beyond teaching dance and drawing, arts education can help struggling schools improve reading and math scores, says Paula Abdul.
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This page is a commentary from a celebrity that is emphasizing on the importance of the arts and music in schools. 

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southarts report 5.2014 chart.JPG (710x427 pixels)

southarts report 5.2014 chart.JPG (710x427 pixels) | Music and the arts in schools | Scoop.it
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This is a picture showing the percentage of schools in southern states where students have access to the arts in their curriculum.

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356.murphy: Potential Drawbacks in Music and Art Education

356.murphy: Potential Drawbacks in Music and Art Education | Music and the arts in schools | Scoop.it
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This article from an educational institution discusses the drawbacks of having music and art in school.

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The Good and Bad News About Arts Education in U.S. Schools - NEA Today

The Good and Bad News About Arts Education in U.S. Schools - NEA Today | Music and the arts in schools | Scoop.it
According to the U.S. Department of Education the news about arts education is mixed. "It's a good news, bad news story," said Arne Duncan.
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This article is not really titled properly. Despite the title, it still has some very good information and facts.

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The Importance of Fine Arts Education

The Importance of Fine Arts Education | Music and the arts in schools | Scoop.it
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This article is cites several different sources involving the importance of fine arts in education and how it benefits learning throughout all academic areas.

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Extracurriculars Are Central to Learning

Extracurriculars Are Central to Learning | Music and the arts in schools | Scoop.it
Subjects such as art, music and foreign languages have long-lasting benefits.
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This article discusses the long lasting benefits of the arts in education.

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The Benefits of Music Education

The Benefits of Music Education | Music and the arts in schools | Scoop.it
Research shows that learning the do-re-mis can help children excel in ways beyond the basic ABCs. Learn all the benefits of music education.
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This page/article focuses on the music aspect of education. It discusses how music learning supports all learning. 

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Should all schools provide students with music and art education?

Should all schools provide students with music and art education? | Music and the arts in schools | Scoop.it
State how you feel about whether all schools should provide music and art education classes to students. Let your voice be heard!
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This is a public debate about arts and music in schools. There are varying opinions throughout this page.

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Will less art and music in the classroom really help students soar academically?

Will less art and music in the classroom really help students soar academically? | Music and the arts in schools | Scoop.it
As school districts cut their arts budget, students aren’t guaranteed better performance in math and science.
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This is a blog from the Washington Post questioning the less is more mantra of art and music in schools.

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What is the value of music and arts education? | Learning Matters

What is the value of music and arts education? | Learning Matters | Music and the arts in schools | Scoop.it
Several educators and policy-makers discuss the value of arts and music education -- during a time when some would like to believe students should only be learning core subjects (i.e. math and reading).
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This is a block that consists of several educators discussing their opinions on the value of music and arts education.

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Why Music Education Belongs in Public Schools

In this http://www.artistshousemusic.org interview, Roger H. Brown, President of Berklee College of Music, gives a passionate defense of music education and ...
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This youtube video is a commentary from the president of one of the most prestigious music colleges in the world. He urges students to participate in music-based school activities. 

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20 Important Benefits of Music In Our Schools | National Association for Music Education (NAfME)

20 Important Benefits of Music In Our Schools | National Association for Music Education (NAfME) | Music and the arts in schools | Scoop.it
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This page consists of 20 benefits students get from having music in schools.

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Why Arts Education Is Crucial, and Who's Doing It Best

Why Arts Education Is Crucial, and Who's Doing It Best | Music and the arts in schools | Scoop.it
Art and music are key to student development.
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This page discusses music and art being paramount to student development across many communities.

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11 Facts About Arts in Education | DoSomething.org | Volunteer for Social Change

11 Facts About Arts in Education | DoSomething.org | Volunteer for Social Change | Music and the arts in schools | Scoop.it
Students who study art are 4 times more likely to be recognized for academic achievement.
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This is a list of 11 facts involving the arts and music in schools helping students achieve more in school.

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