Art Makes You Smart

Grant Brookes
“FOR many education advocates, the arts are a panacea: They supposedly increase test scores, generate social responsibility and turn around failing schools. Most of the supporting evidence, though, does little more than establish correlations.”

Until this piece of research, that is. According to the report, experience of art *does cause* a generalised lift in educational achievement.
via Facebook http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/24/opinion/sunday/art-makes-you-smart.html

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