Music key to children's education

With music education programs being cut at a record rate as school systems scramble to salvage their bottom lines, music teacher, speaker, and author Sharon Burch ( is available to discuss the multiple adverse implications of eliminating music education from the K-12 curriculum.

Discussion points may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Trend alert: Major corporations are currently recruiting from music and other arts and design schools in an effort to employ out-of-the-box thinkers to gain a leading marketplace edge
  • Cutting music education initiatives will actually further damage our global academic standing
  • Music is among the only things a child can do to work all parts of the brain, as it causes neuron synapses to fire between all parts.