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Practice Makes Perfect - Really?

Actually, I prefer ‘practice makes permanent‘!

Here is a short article exploring some of the often contentious issues regarding music practice. In it, I discuss how informed practice works to consolidate learning and thus the importance of appropriate preparation on the part of the students before commencing. 75 more words

Music Education

In Education Technology, 'Creation or Content' is the Wrong Question

In education technology circles, and particularly as it relates to use of iPads and apps, I’ve sure heard a lot of discussion about creation versus content. 853 more words

Technology

"Flocabulary" Vocabulary, "Week in Rap Jr." AND a Giveaway!

I’ve always been a fan of Flocabulary, ever since I played the “Five Elements of a Story” video for my class for the first time. They have evolved so much since then. 14 more words

Education Blog

Starting All Over Again

As I sit at my dining room table on the Sunday of Labor Day Weekend, I am blown away by all there is for me to learn.   406 more words

Education