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049: Bonus Ep. – Better Leaders Better Schools with Daniel Bauer

I interview fellow educator Daniel Bauer from the Better Leaders Better Schools podcast. Daniel E. Bauer helps school leaders create winning cultures, focus on the essential, and lead with courage and integrity.   Better Leaders Better Schools is designed to connect excellent leaders in education and promote leadership development.  My passion is developing leaders to their fullest…

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048: Charanga – Best-selling online resource for primary music

Charanga is the best-selling, modern resource for primary music — online, easy to use and great value. Includes A complete scheme to teach the national curriculum for music A vast library of songs, topics, instrument courses and creative apps In-depth support for assessment, SEND and personalised teaching and learning I chat to founder Mark Burke about the…

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047: First steps in teaching Primary Music with Carol Aveyard

Teaching primary music is often a frightening thought for teachers. Carol Aveyard has over 25 years experience working as a music teacher for music services, primary schools and private practice in the UK and USA. We discuss simple free ideas every classroom teacher can implement easily. Fear often comes from the unknown, so we take music back to basics…

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"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."

Nelson Mandela

Most Recent Blog Posts

Beats goes on with Ollie

Beats goes on with Ollie

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Music Expo Manchester gospel warm up

Music Expo Manchester gospel warm up

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Barefoot Bytes – Free computing workshops

Following my interviews in season 2 about the FREE computing workshops provided by Barefoot, I thought I would update you and share their latest video series that gives you more information on their work. Episode One of Barefoot Bytes series! Have you tried ‘World Map Logic’ FREE activity? Here’s a fun video to explain the…

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"Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire."

William Butler Yeats

Free Primary Whole Class Music Tutorial

 

Here are 12 videos taking you from warm up games to whole class samba