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Wednesday, June 21, 2017

new study on music ed promoting executive functioning

New study: providing children with high-quality music education may be one of the most effective ways to ensure their success in life.

The study found increased thickness in parts of the brain responsible for executive functioning, which includes working memory, attentional control and organizational skills. In short, music actually helped kids become more well-rounded. Not only that, they believe that musical training could serve as a powerful treatment of cognitive disorders like ADHD.

View the article here.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

how the brain learns motor skills, and on the best way to practice

Excellent mini-documentary on how the brain learns motor skills, and on the best way to practice.