High: 54 Winds: NW 5-15 mph
Tonight: Partly to mostly cloudy, clearing some toward morning.
Low: 41 Winds: NW 5-10 mph
Wednesday: Partly cloudy and a bit warmer.
MUSIC EDUCATION FOR CHILDREN HAS BEEN KNOWN TO HELP THEM PROGRESS IN THEIR LEARNING AND CREATIVE THINKING.
IN THIS WEEK'S COOL SCHOOLS, HILARY ZALLA TAKES US TO MORTON MIDDLE SCHOOL WHERE MUSIC IS PROVING TO BE THE KEY TO SUCCESS.
Music is an important part of the day for Middle School students Sabrina, Bailey, and Trevor.
Their in choir and band at Morton Middle School and say music is the reason their good students.
They say their thankful for their school's love of music...it makes them top of the class in math and reading.
Pam Horner Sherman teaches World Music class. She notices a difference in every child that leaves her class, "students who participate in choir or band, the more years their in it, the higher they score on ACT and SAT"
That's why Morton Middle School has made a commitment to music even with recent budget cuts from the district. Something these students are very thankful for...
Taking music education to the next level...why Morton Middle school is a very cool school!
Monday, October 14 2013, 09:28 AM EDT
Major business and economic events scheduled for Tuesday.
WASHINGTON (AP) -- There's only one major economic report due today, but half a dozen U.S. companies are reporting quarterly financial results.
WEST PALM BEACH, FL -- (Marketwired) -- 03/21/14 --
Companies that pride themselves on being eco-friendly may have conflicted
ideas between marketing with ad specialties and maintaining their green
"BUFFY" ACTOR BUSTED
BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- An actor who starred in "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" says he's sorry for misbehaving at an event in Idaho this past Friday.
WATER THEFT CHARGE
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- The owner of a northern New Jersey business found himself in hot water after admitting his role in a plan to steal at least $100,000 worth of water from a local utilities authority.
IN THE NEWS: iPHONE SALES
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Apple' profit picture is brighter these days -- due to the success of its recently released, larger iPhones.