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Review for Childrens Music Foundation Inc, Kirkland, WA, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

Kudos to the Children's Music Foundation! Music is truly the universal language and makes the world go'round. The work of CMF is devoted to providing all Kindergarten and first teachers an affordable music curriculum at a time when music funding to schools has been slashed all across the country. Extensive research has documented the direct link between young children participating in music and their academic achievement in other areas. Of equal socio-cultural importance is the relationship between music education and the acquisition of performance skills, the ability to collaborate, the opportunity to learn about diverse cultural backgrounds. The work of the Children's Music Foundation represents the commitment to keeping music alive for children everywhere.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

I have seen the overwhelming positive feedback from teachers and children who have participated in the early roll out of the curriculum

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

I would expand our board to have members who are both national and international figures in the field of children's music education

Role:  Board Member & I am a board member for the Children's Music Foundation.