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.
Students from Baltimore recently returned from a field trip to Ghana, where they immersed themselves in local art and culture.
Some 38,000 years ago, artists created drawings in France, and those drawings shine a light on how we think about art and the human condition.
From the White House, we’ve heard that certain fantasies are “alternative facts.” This might be acceptable in a high school musical.
Students decide early in life if they have any musical “talent,” and that predicts whether they take music classes later. They don’t see music ability as a skill.