By Sharon Burch • Apr 1st, 2011
Most activities cause only a portion of the brain to light up with activity, but there are four parts to the brain and music makes ALL of the areas light up...
By Sharon Burch • Mar 1st, 2011
Have we, as an interested group in music education, damaged our own efforts simply by labeling it as "music advocacy?" I, along with many music educators, am very thankful for "VH1 Save the Music," and other music advocacy efforts. But only those who are already passionate about the value of music education truly champion those efforts. Although the term, "music advocacy," has its place within the circle of music supporters, it is a misrepresentation in general society.