Resources

NATIONAL GUILD FOR COMMUNITY ARTS EDUCATION
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As a full member of the National Guild for Community Arts Education we are committed to quality, accessibility and accountability. Visit the Guild website at www.nataionalguild.org.

GROWING A MUSICIAN: KEYS TO A SUCCESSFUL EXPERIENCE
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Helpful Information for Suzuki Parents
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ARTICLES ON THE BENEFITS OF MUSIC EDUCATION
The Benefits of the Study of Music - This publication from the National Association for Music Education highlights how the study of music helps students achieve: Success in Society, Success in School and Learning, Success in Developing Intelligence, and Success in Life

Psychology Today, “Music Training Helps Learning and Memory,” July 31, 2010

The Twelve Benefits of Music Education by Carolyn Phillips. She is the Former Executive
Director of the Norwalk Youth Symphony, CT.

“Keep Music Education Strong” brochure from NAMM, MENC and Support Music.com
English versionSpanish version

Medical Press, “Childhood music lessons may provide lifelong boost in brain functioning,” April 20, 2011.

Early Music Lessons Have Longtime Benefits – By Perri Klass, MD, NY Times, Sept 10, 2012

5-minute TedEd lesson from Victor Wooten (bass, Bela Fleck and the Flecktones).  Victor talks about music as a language and uses that as a starting point for music education.

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