The Healing Power of Music | Video | PBS NewsHour | PBS "An unconventional approach to recovery and coping, music therapy is a field of medicine capturing new attention due to its role in helping Gabrielle Giffords recover from a gunshot. Correspondent Spencer Michels reports on the versatility of music in a medical setting, but the difficulty of quantifying its effectiveness."
Students have reacted to claims from university professors that they struggle to read books from cover to cover by admitting it is true - but insisting it's because universities don't give them enough time to finish them. University academics caused a furore this week by claiming many students found the thought of reading books all the way to the end “daunting”, due to shorter attention spans and an inability to focus on complex philosophies.
20 Of The Best Childrens Books Of 2013 by Donalyn Miller, author of The Book Whisper, and Colby Sharp, third grade teacher. Both contributors created the Nerdy Book Club Blog! Check it out if your looking for a good book to read!