Recently, I have been experiencing a daily cycle of my emotions.
Assuming that I am not mired in complete and utter depression, I wake up in the morning, doing fairly well. 349 more words
What happens when you get to year 6? Chatting to a friend with a child just coming to the end of primary school they told me how suddenly everything changed. 896 more words
As the new school year is looming, there's lots of talk about baseline testing for music. What 'tests' do people use, how do they convert test scores into levels/grades/whatever the heck they are using in the post-levels era? It seems there's a real market for the perfect baseline test, one that solves all the problems and provides the solutions. In this post I reflected on the minefield that is often the start of the year 7 experience in music. But whose baseline is it anyway?