Music programs, like band or orchestra, have several benefits that last for a lifetime.
This letter is about how all schools should give kids a form of arts education. That can be music, art, or acting.
Everyone knows anything Coldplay touches is sub-par, so why would you let their frontman organize a music festival?
I'm not saying we need to make high school musical a reality, but we need to start giving children a better education.
Federal funding for education should take in account more on fine arts financing as well as the common core subjects.