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Piano Safari: The Review

Sheet Music Review

Piano Safari is a beginner piano method series written by Katherine Fisher and Julie Knerr, first published in the USA in 2008. A distinctive approach which has won over many American piano teachers, it is now available in the UK from  1,564 more words

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How to Start and Build an Inclusive Computer Science Program

Originally published on Mindshift on September 28 2016.

Art Lopez’s journey as a computer science teacher began five years ago when one of his high school students asked him a question: “Why do Torrey Pines and La Jolla –  schools in more affluent parts of San Diego – have computer science classes and we don’t?” Lopez recalled. 727 more words

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Experts Help Students Get Their Game on to Enhance Learning

Want to learn how to avoid the perils of human resources work?

Liliana Meneses has a game for that―or more accurately, she has “gamified” part of her curriculum. 847 more words


When the last drop of Patience is lost.

Patience and temper are two words that accompany each other. Patience is the binding force that prevents temper to explode. Maintaining patience and tighting temper at the same time is difficult. 505 more words

PersonalisedLearning. A Starter Kit

Personalised learning should not just be a catchphrase. It is something that must be actively cultivated in teachers who are struggling with the demands of 21c education. 553 more words

The Art of Piano Fingering

Book Review

Rami Bar-Niv is one of Israel’s most acclaimed and sought after pianists. He performs worldwide as a soloist with orchestra, recitalist and chamber musician, and has become an ambassador of goodwill for Israel. 1,077 more words

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Christine Brown Remembered

Guest Post by Karen Marshall

In memory of Christine Brown –  Died in September, 2009

My first meeting of Christine Brown was in my early teens.  995 more words

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