Music helps to improve other subjects

This article is very interesting and more along the lines of music advocacy however the information is still very interesting.  This article talks about How Horace Mann, the founder of music education in schools, brought music and it was considered an art and part of the core curriculum.  However now that our modern testing and scores are considered to be extremely crucial the thought of music being a core subject have diminished.  In support of music you must show how music can be applied to other areas of study such as reading, math, and social studies.  This article addresses this issue and other things that are important in the teaching of our students in today’s world.  An analysis of reading and content area skills improvement through music instruction  

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