Young Children Enjoying their music lesson

Do music teachers imagine that musical kids are smarter or is it real? Here is a link to an interesting blog by which refers to some great you tube videos, researchers and in the blog, she challenges you to prove her wrong!

The article is called : Music Makes Kids Smarter- Prove Me Wrong and you’ll find it on Sharon Burch’s Blog. Sharon is a music teacher, clinician and author who has a masters degree in education.

But what are your thoughts? Do you think music makes kids smarter? What first hand experiences and proof can you share with other music teachers to help with this discussion.