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Monday, September 5, 2016
Educational Links 9/6/16
Music instruction improves cognitive, socio-emotional development in young children
So that learning partnership is built on trust, greater rapport, and the
teacher has to move from being kind of a sentimentalist — “Oh, poor
baby” — to having a warm demeanor. And a warm demeanor isn’t just strict
and, you know, cracking the whip. The warm demeanor is this interesting
mix of personal warmth and what they call active demandingness.