Sarah Pirtle and the Discovery Center


The Children’s Music Network
An international organization with an outstanding journal, “Pass It On!” and inspiring national and regional conferences open to educators, families, and performers. The Children’s Music Network celebrates the positive power of music in the lives of children by sharing songs, exchanging ideas and creating community. We meet and stay in touch to share songs, skills, and resources, and have fun.

A Gentle Wind
Heart-filled children’s recordings by many performers. A Gentle Wind is known for producing music that parents love as much as children.

Engaging Schools (Educators for Social Responsibility)
Here are excellent books for teachers preK-high school and teacher training opportunities.

Alliance for Children
A nonprofit partnership of educators, health professionals, and other advocates for children which promotes children’s healthy development, love of learning, and joy in living. They emphasize the value and vulnerability of childhood, the recovery of creative play which is disappearing from childhood, and other facets of supporting children.