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Save The Music gives music education grants in Newark

Newark Case Study

By Lia Peralta

As one of the top nonprofit music education organizations, we bring together a group of music and community members and other music nonprofit organizations to invest in schools and teachers upgrading their skills and capabilities. An example of this is in the city of...

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Music Makes You Smarter

Music and Learning: Does Music Make You Smarter?

By Gabriella Musacchia

Music fills our lives: from the music you share online to the songs playing in shops and restaurants, we are rarely far from music. More than just listening, playing music gives the brain a multi-sensory “workout” that strengthens several types of sensing and...

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Title IV Part A online education resource

What you need to know about Title IV, Part A

By Rebecca Hof

WHAT IS TITLE IV FUNDING Title IV, Part A (or Title IV-A) is a federally supported grant program that supports K-12 education. It is part of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), signed into law in 2015. Under this law, the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of...

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Benefits of music education programs

Benefits To The Brain

By Lia Peralta

Did you know that music education helps with cognitive development? See how it improves test scores, early childhood development, learning, and more.

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Music helps students succeed

Music helps students succeed

By Samantha Manus

HOW CAN MUSIC HELP STUDENTS SUCCEED?  “If active engagement with music increases positive perceptions of self, this may transfer to other areas of study and increase motivation to persist. There were high correlations between positive self-perception, cognitive...

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