Music Program Improves School Experiences

A unique middle school music program improves school experiences and is changing school culture. Jonathan De Leon set out from New Jersey in 2007 and he saw immediate possibilities in North Miami Middle School, which was regarded as a low achieving school  De Leon saw...

Inspiring Children to Love Music

click image to purchase bookInspiring children to love music is a natural part of parenting. It need not be a chore. Humans naturally respond to music. Music communicates emotion and sets moods in a way that no other form of communication can. This is why music swells...

Why You Should Learn to Play an Instrument

With the world becoming more and more hi-tech with every passing week, educators and scientists are keen to apply technology to teaching. Educational apps are abundant; games which give your brain a workout have been cropping up left, right, and center; and sales of...

How Music Boosts Learning and Grades

“Music Produces a Kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without.” ~ Confucious As a teacher for over 15 years, I’ve seen and heard of a lot of miracle fixes for struggling students. Sure, everything from drinking coffee every two hours to increasing physical...