Monthly Archives: March 2010

Should I teach "Highway to Hell" to a 10-year-old?

My position: I believe that as a teacher, I’m responsible for teaching both knowledge and character: How to finger tap, and also, usually in more subtle ways, how to be a kind person.  And there are definitely some songs with … Continue reading

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Coffee Shop Jam Nostalgia

Six weeks until the Coffee Shop Jam!  As my students’ rowdy recital approaches, I find myself watching video footage from past jams, reliving the exciting memories.  One video I return to, not just now but whenever i need a boost, … Continue reading

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