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OMG. I Can Meditate! Mindfulness App that Brings Calm for All

If you are like me and you have never meditated before and are very interested in what it has to offer, know that you can find out about meditation …

The Ancient Storytelling Secret That Every Leader Needs To Know

The heroic quest predates written language, and its basic structure can help leaders guide teams through huge changes.<p>When Ray Anderson, former CEO of the carpet company Interface, realized that his company needed to lead the charge on sustainability, he didn’t just plan an initiative and put it …

SAFARI Montage Professional Development

Professional Development and Training Resources<p><b>NOTE:</b> As of August 2017, the SAFARI Montage HD Network online user site is no longer available. Thank …

Does the best music education happen in school? What is culinary justice? 11 more talks from fresh thinkers at TED2016

Astronomer Carrie Nugent hunts for asteroids that might threaten Earth — and figures out what we could do about it. She spoke onstage during TED …

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Music Education Hackathon Focuses on New Ways to Teach Music

Learning music should be fun, although you might get the wrong impression from stories of those who took lessons as kids. Hours of practicing solo, …

Computer Science

Flat announces a first funding round and becoming a Google for Education Partner to help revolutionize music education

Flat (https://flat.io), the collaborative music score editor just closed a seed funding round led by two well-known business angels: Jean David Blanc …

Education Technology

Jerrod Niemann Supports Arkansas Band Program With Music Education Grant

Jerrod Niemann is once again putting his money where his music is this holiday season. The country singer has teamed up with Logan's Roadhouse to …

9 important questions every music teacher should ask

While I was browsing my bookshelf yesterday, I found my old copy of <i>Teaching as a Subversive Activity</i> (Neil Postman and Charles Weingartner, 1969). …

Music Hits A High Note In Education -- Finally!

The recent passage of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) is music to my ears.<p>Indeed, for the first time, music is included in national legislation in the definition of what comprises a "well-rounded" education, thereby empowering every state to support music programs in public schools.<p>If our …

LIMHoF Presents Igudesman & Joo and Their Internationally Renowned 8 to 88 Music Education Program | Long Island Music Hall of Fame

On April 26 at 4 PM at The Tilles Center – LIMHoF presented Igudesman & Joo and their internationally renowned <b>8 to 88 Music Education Program</b>. The …

How Music Education Can Lighten Kids’ Lives And Improve Learning Outcomes

A group of 10- and 11-year-olds giggle as professional cellist Frederic Rosselet flexes his wrist as if he’s made of rubber. “<i>Really</i> flexible in your …

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High-Performance Teacher Education: An Essential Component of the New System

How teacher education and training will need to change in order to build a top-performing education system in the United States.

Education

The Two Types of Faith

I'm thinking of two types of faith. The first is one I heard about last week. An energetic student from my college class reported to me she had abandoned the faith of her family. Why? Because in 6th grade she was expelled from her Catholic High School with a letter that stated she asked too many …

I Did My Best Job Teaching A “Growth Mindset” Today – Here’s The Lesson Plan

As regular readers know, I’m a big believer in teaching and implementing strategies to promote a growth mindset (see The Best Resources On Helping …

Teaching