VanderSummer 1 is Done!

I spent the past six weeks working on the first of two residency summers working on my Masters of Music Education from VanderCook College of Music in Chicago. The program consists of three 12-credit semesters, two of which must be done as residencies. The other semester involves taking continuing education credits in their MECA program. These credits can be taken online or in person throughout the school year. I completed this portion of my program last year: Continue reading


Math on Educational Funding

I want to do some math. Our governor is trying to put a positive spin on the fact that he vetoed $55.7M in additional funds to Iowa schools. The rhetoric looks like this tweet:

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