The Teaching Steps

The following was first posted on August 16, 2015. *** During the months…


You know, rote pieces

This week I have been thinking a lot about the place of rote teaching in my…


Countdown

Kids are always counting something. Just yesterday I heard: “Two days until my…


An Addendum

There is an addendum to last week’s post regarding rhythms that I failed to…


A Very Good Place to Start

My students are convinced that the answer to every practice question I ask is…