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Attaching Teacher Pay/Tenure to Test Scores or The Next Survivor

Published on December 24, 2009 By Barbara Freedman

I was cleaning out my hard drive and came across an oldie but goody and thought about the recent conversations and federal government initiatives that support attaching teacher pay or tenure to student test scores. I say to anyone who thinks that this is a good idea, don

Teaching Basic Audio Through Podcasting: Part 1, The Speech Project

Published on February 21, 2008 By Barbara Freedman

Podcasting is a great way to introduce students to the basics of recording, editing and mixing audio. By the time my students get to podcasting, year 2 or 3 of my class, they have had a lot of experience composing and mixing MIDI sequences created in GarageBand and Logic. Recording, editing and processing audio is […]