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Discovering new music

One of the great things about listening to National Radio at 3:00 in the morning is the opportunity to listen to new artists and music. Richard Hawley is now on my play list. Here a link to one of his songs… Open up … Continue reading

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What they don’t teach you at Teachers Training College

How to glue, staple and stuff envelopes with reports and notices. In other words Administration. Teachers must be the most overpaid administrators in the country. Is there not plenty of other work for teachers to do that actually involves teaching? I suspect … Continue reading

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Its Friday

Last class Friday, an excellent song to play the class. They all pretend to hate it then demand I play Lady Gaga latest ‘Judas’ instead. I think I will ask them to write an original exposition on the lyrics of one … Continue reading

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Ave maria for Year 10 students ?

Ave Maria – Celtic Women, Latin Version…Most popular in a Year 10 Religious Education class I taught. Is this surprising ? It seems many of the students had not been exposed to this style of music. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=arYEQ_m8VwM By contrast, Elvis Presley’s version of … Continue reading

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