Monthly Archives: April 2011

  • Ideal Elementary Progam

    Posted on April 29, 2011 by in Music Education, Uncategorized

    I’ve spent the majority of my career and training focused on elementary general music. Over these 10+ years, I’ve come up with a list of what makes the “ideal” program in my mind. This is what I would consider the perfect job: 1. 80-90 minutes per week: The MENC Opportunity to Learn Standards suggest 90 […]

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  • Research Ideas for Elementary Music

    Posted on April 24, 2011 by in Music Education, Uncategorized

    This year, I began working for Northern University, Iowa’s Research and Development School (formerly known as Price Lab). The first year was wild with getting organized, and teaching all levels PreK-12, plus supervising college students in field experience. However, I am looking forward to next year, and hopefully taking some time to explore the research […]

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  • New Technology

    Posted on April 11, 2011 by in Music Education, Uncategorized

    Anyone who knows me well knows that I am a fanatic for new technology. So it should come as no surprise that I hunted down and purchased an iPad 2 this week. So far, I have to say, I love it. I am hoping to use this as my main “computer”, at least when I’m […]

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