Another voucher bill goes down in the state legislature, this time in Oklahoma. Yeeow! Aye-yip-aye-yo-ee-ay! Yeeow!
Musical scales may have developed because of our own cognitive limitations, specifically our own inability to hit the precise pitch when we sing.
A very rare musical, for the high school stage, opens in Crystal Lake, IL, this weekend. Like the musical La La Land, it’s a must-see.
The jazz band from Chicago’s Kenwood Academy performed on stage at the Kennedy Center in Washington this evening. Words fail me.
A h.s. senior in suburban Chicago is one of 5 students to win a full 1-year scholarship at an art school. She says she enjoys the Japanese digital art of anime.
A few musicals are opening at high schools in Maryland, incl. Beauty & the Beast this weekend in Elkton & Owings Mills.
Student poetry from a school in St. Louis expresses what it means to kids to be American and continues the tradition of Langston Hughes.
Music affects us in many ways, but can it help us remember what we learn? Studies are equivocal on the question, and it may depend on the individual.
A volunteer at a Maryland h.s. has been charged with sexual assault. Police say he engaged in a sexual relationship with a female student in the band.
People who keep practicing for ~20 mins after they master a skill actually lock in that learning. New learning probably won’t interfere with it either.