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Extra Credit Strategies & Alternatives

  Turn your extra credit assignments into life long learning experiences  by Tasha Davis, Associate Professor, Austin Community College It’s closing in on the end of the semester. Your days are likely filled with hurried grading and frantic emails and visits from panicked …

My Scoffable Final Exam

Jan Miyake, Associate Professor of Music at Oberlin Conservatory Discusses Building a Student-Centered Final Exam I can tell I’m getting older.  I used to scoff at all sorts of ideas that I thought were simply too lax (Pass/No Pass grading, redos, singing …

The Hybrid Approach to Teaching Conducting

In this post, conductor, professor and author, Paul Hostetter describes his journey into conducting and teaching; and how his experience in the classroom and concert hall inspired him to author a web-based conducting methods textbook. The desire to author a conducting text …
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