Teachers, Parents, And Other Experts Sound Off About Kids & Music

In his book Outliers: The Story of Success, Malcolm Gladwell asserts that it takes at least 10,000 hours of practice to become an expert at anything. The Beatles didn’t become the Fab Four with raw talent alone; their willingness to practice endlessly – along with access to instruments and locations in which to hone their talents – took them from … [Read more...]

Famous Artists Program at Turtle Bay Exploration Park

The Famous Artists Program (formerly the Art Docent Program) is designed to serve as a supplement to a kindergarten through eighth grade art program. It complies with the California and National Visual Arts Standards and is used by well over a 100 schools in and outside of California. Its focus is to open a door into the wonderful world created by … [Read more...]