March 13, 2018

Music in Our Schools Month

“The purpose of MIOSM is to raise awareness of the importance of music education for all children – and to remind citizens that schools is where all children should have access to music” (Nafme.org)
Liam is a TIS 4th Grader in the Japanese track.  In Deanna’s English class students wrote a persuasive essay.  Liam’s essay is titled, “Music.”
I am convinced, how about you?

While we’re at it, here are some articles about people who have benefitted from life long skills gained through music education.
A Celebrated Physicist With a Passion for Music  (NYTimes.com)
How Do You Sweep The Ivy League? Practice — The Viola. (Really.) (NPR.org)

Thank you for your support of the Arts at TIS.