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Wednesday’s Words of Wisdom

“It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.” – Albert Einstein Feel free to download and share this quote or image.

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Wednesday’s Words of Wisdom

“Tell me and I forget. Show me and I remember. Involve me and I understand.” – Chinese Proverb Feel free to download and share this quote or image.

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Wednesday’s Words of Wisdom

“The secret of education is respecting the pupil.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson Feel free to download and share this quote or image.

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Wednesday’s Words of Wisdom

“A mind is a fire to be kindled, not a vessel to be filled.” – Plutarch Feel free to download and share this quote or image.

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Recommendation: Canva.com for Basic Graphic Work

Just a quick recommendation today: For basic graphic design work, I highly recommend on website Canva.com.  Using a free account and the huge variety of templates available, you can create graphics for just about anything.  I’ve been using Canva as an inspirational starting point for many of my projects recently (Wednesday Words of Wisdom quotes, […]

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App Review: Petronome

App Review: Petronome for iPhone/iPad (FREE, or pay $0.99 to remove ads and add additional “pets”). Petronome is just what is sounds like: a pet + a metronome. :) It is a fun app to use for rhythm activities with preschoolers or any young beginner student. (Thanks goes to blog reader Elaine for letting me know […]

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Wednesday’s Words of Wisdom

“I do not teach children. I give them joy.” – Isadora Duncan Feel free to download and share this quote or image.

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iPad App Review: Piano Maestro

App Review: Piano Maestro for *iPad only.*  FREE for teacher accounts and for students who are connected to a teacher account. I’ve been meaning to write this review for a long time.  I wouldn’t surprise me if you’ve already heard all about the Piano Maestro app for iPad! If you are not already familiar with Piano Maestro, here’s how I […]

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Wednesday’s Words of Wisdom

“Teaching is the achievement of shared meaning.” – D.B. Gowen Feel free to download and share this quote or image.

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Giveaway Winners

Just a quick blog post today, announcing the winners of last month’s giveaway for hardcopies of the student piano solo composition I wrote. Congrats to Carmen, Kristie, and Martyn!  I’ll be in touch by email to request your address. A free digital PDF download of the Holiday Parade piece is available here.

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Wednesday’s Words of Wisdom

“My contention is that creativity is as important as literacy in education, and we should treat it with the same status.” – Sir Ken Robinson Feel free to download and share this quote or image.

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Wednesday’s Words of Wisdom

“Those who dare to teach never cease to learn.” – John Cotton Dana Feel free to download and share this quote or image.

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