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Music Education Series

Music Education Series

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Our series on the state of music education in American schools concludes today. Richard Deasy, Director of the Arts Education Partnership, summarizes what the research shows about the impact the arts have on reading and math, as well as on fundamental learning skills. His work with educators in all 50 states gives him a unique perspective on what is happening nationally in arts education.

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