Don’t Stop The Music – New ABC Documentary On Music Education

“Don’t Stop the Music” is a landmark new ABC documentary, highlighting the transformative effects of teaching music in primary schools. Watch the trailer here:

https://www.abc.net.au/events/dstm/dstm-tv-promo/10429282

 

Music education helps improve children’s ability to learn.

Article by Dr Anita Collins, Wednesday 10 October 2018

What if a large number of scientific studies found there was one activity that could improve our cognitive function, help our memory systems work effectively, help us learn language, help us moderate our emotional states, help us solve complex problems and help our brains be healthier into later life? What if that activity was also enjoyable for everyone involved?  There is one such activity: music education.

http://education.abc.net.au/newsandarticles/blog/-/b/2974240?fbclid=IwAR2MEr_JyLhfjSP04Ag8o-YjHVaA3cueQSG7NvDTktFbflShEszg7Cwc89g