Why I Teach Music

My goal as a music teacher is to help create mature, well-rounded, productive members of society. The following TED Ed video makes a strong argument for why all children can benefit from playing a musical instrument. 

TED ED Lesson by Anita Collins on "How Playing an Instrument Benefits Your Brain"

If you are interested in Anita Collins' full TED Talk on the benefits of playing an instrument you can find it at the link below.

Anita Collins' TED Talk