• Assessment and feedback using mobile technology in Music


    Classroom Vs Showbie…

    I started off trying to write a  ‘Google Classroom Vs Showbie‘ post and how I’ve attempted to use them in my classroom. However I quickly realised that Google Classroom (at the moment) can’t compete with Showbie at all (if you have a few iPads) so I thought I’d just share how I’m using Showbie with my KS3 classes. Particularly how

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  • Two points of feedback about feedback I’ve learnt this week…

    On Monday as part of their interview for a job, 5 music teachers observed a lesson of mine and then were each observed as they individually one at a time gave me feedback. It took over an hour. Overall I found the process really great, after all when does a music teacher ever have the opportunity to get feedback from one music specialist? Let alone 5 in one day! It certainly made me think a lot about how to give feedback.

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