PLANT, Inc. Blog
Encouraging Parent Led Education
By Mary Beach
If your parents forced you to practice your scales saying it would build “character”, they were onto something. One of the largest scientific studies into music’s effect on the brain at the University of Vermont College of Medicine found something remarkable: Musical training doesn’t just affect your musical ability ---- it provides tremendous benefits to
children’s emotional and behavioral maturation.
By Mona K. Koerner
A Network Model of Education
By Mona K. Koerner, PhD
The world is a constantly changing place. The pace of change is rapidly increasing. 'Structure' is being replaced with 'interconnectedness'. Just like the large supercomputer has given way to the worldwide web, the basic unit of the economy, the organization (or corporation), is transitioning into an inter-organizational network.
PLANT, Inc. Blog is written by local parent educators and supporters of parent led education.