Does music study make you smarter? Over the years there have been multiple studies linking better academic performance with music education; however, critics are quick to warn that correlation isn’t causation. Could it be those students who possess the patience, dedication, and aptitude for music also apply those same skills to academic study? If socioeconomic status is a predictor of academic success, so is the ability to pay for violin lessons.
Researchers at Boston Children’s hospital were determined to gain a better understanding of the correlation between academic success...more
The Growing Room Education Council in collaboration with parents and The San Ramon Valley Unified School District has created the most comprehensive after-school program in the East Bay. As a California non-profit Organization, we specialize in social development, academic enrichment, and emotional support to school-aged children in the community.