I didn't see Mr. Rapini or Mr. Blair saying anything about how great their bands were, only how educational the event was for their kids. That's what we are here for, is to educate our students. Why don't you let them educate their students? Who are you to criticize anything they are doing? Knowing those involved, this was a great educational event.
1st...stay off this board nothing good comes from posting on here. You just open the door and invite conflict. 2nd...Only praise when something is worthy of praise! ENCOURAGE ALWAYS, but ONLY PRAISE... more
I will have to say that I agree with Point #1. At one time, this was a true educational board where one could come and find useful information about upcoming events and even read some interesting... more
Sounds like you should be a school counselor and not a music educator. Our job is not to make children feel good. It is to teach them. Whatever the medium, marching, jazz, symphonic....the goal is to ... more