Groove School Education Thru Music
A#-Sharp, Education thru Music, is a structured after school and out of school time program that combines music into academic improvement, expressive arts and social skills building; an alternative, multicultural, music based program, operating between school and home in a safe and supportive environment.
The goals of BBTMusic After School and Out of School Time programs are to provide a secure, enjoyable, organized education by means of music learning environment for school-aged children ages 5-14, during school and summer vacations. Students here build friendships, play creatively, increase STEM exploration, and reading capabilities. All while developing time management and social skills. As well as completing homework, while having music instruction and performance projects integrated into a variety of activities; including community performances in particular for special community service projects and positive causes. Music is taught as a language, with students becoming fluent in reading, writing, understanding, and vocalizing, musical concepts in order to grasp music instruction and build confidence for performing.
In short, Groove School uses music as the tool for increasing academic proficiency of STREAM (science, technology, reading, engineering, arts, math) learning; promoting language arts and reading using creative and fun outlets.
Students learn the fundamentals of playing keyboard, guitar, violin, drums, vocal coaching, drama and performance development.