More Than An 'Enhancement'
Last updated 2/14/2018 at 3:12pm
For the past decade, classes such as art, music and PE (physical education) have been under attack as being unnecessary to a child’s education. In North Carolina they have been labeled “enhancement” classes. As a result, politicians either have voted to eliminate or drastically reduce funding for these programs.
While it is paramount that all students be able to read, write and correctly compute numbers, these “enhancement” classes, as well as science, social studies and foreign languages, also help develop students’ minds and bodies so that they can reach their potential as...