"Did you know that you can condition your brain more effectively for discipline and active engagement by learning music? Did you also know that learning music can make you better at math? It’s been observed that the students who learn music at an early age are more likely to excel in other extracurricular activities. They are also three times more likely to earn a bachelor’s degree."
"Our children can learn how to have grit, motivation, problem-solving skills, flexibility, and character during and after their K-12 schooling — and music is the vehicle to teach these skills." - Tony Mazzocchi At the start of the school year it's good to re-visit how important it is to support our kid's musical journey. This article reminds us of how we can do that.