Broader minded music education campaign

Broaderminded Nafme campaignThe US-based National Association for Music Education (NAfME)’s award winning Broader Minded advocacy campaign was created to offer a compelling and thorough case for providing music education experiences to all.

Scroll down to the bottom of the Broader Minded home page to see quotes from teachers, students and from research, about how music helps young people with: improving cognition, decision making, reading, grit, higher grade point averages, multiple ways of knowing, creativity, higher attendance and graduation rates, collaboration, communication, spatial reasoning, closing the attainment gap, transcending socioeconomic levels, critical thinking, engagement, emotional awareness, processing sound, staying focused, reflective learning and process orientation.

National Association for Music Education (NAfME), is one of the world’s largest arts education organisations. It advocates at the local, state, and national levels; provides resources for teachers, parents, and administrators; hosts professional development events; and offers a variety of opportunities for students and teachers.

http://www.nafme.org/

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