child psychology

The Benefits of Creative Arts in Education

With such a heavy focus put on core academic subjects over recent years, the education system is letting things like art and music fall by the wayside. This combined with a steadily decreasing level of funding for creative arts means that fewer children in the US and around the world are granted access to the type of creative process that drives progress and inspires success. Here we take a look at some of the key reasons why creative arts are vital to education.

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How important are the early stages of learning?

The first steps into the world of learning are some of the most important years of a child’s life. It is during this time that they develop the essential skills and abilities that will help them progress and succeed in later stages of their lives. Countless research studies have proven that the first five years of a child’s life will have a profound effect on their ability to learn and interact with the world. This post will look at the important areas of child development and how they can impact cognitive and social improvement.

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