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Watervliet Elementary Celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week [VIDEO]

This was my return trip to Watervliet Elementary School.  This time it was to celebrate a day for ALL teachers.  It's Teacher Appreciation Week! 

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New SCCC Theme from Richie [VIDEO]

What a great school SCCC is.  Amazing amount of college majors available. Faculty? Very nice. But they were definitely missing something-a theme song.  (Are you starting to see a trend here during College Week?)

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My Song For Hudson Valley Community College [VIDEO]

Well, our first College Week stop was a ton of fun at Hudson Valley Community College in Troy.  There was a little of everything - music, games, students who dropped by - the whole 9.  The only thing missing?  A theme song. So I gave it a shot

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Schoharie Elementary Earth Day Song -Reading, Writing and Rhyming [VIDEO]

I've been to Schoharie Elementary at LEAST 5 times that I know of.  I would go 50 times if they aren't tired of me already!   

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Union College Goes Old School With Civil War Songs

This is very cool on the part of Union College and a certain student from Niskayuna -Max Caplan.

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Rhymin’ Richie’s Anti Common Core Theme [VIDEO]

it's on everyone's mind again as NY Governor Andrew Cuomo passed new legislation to further scrutinize teachers, so I would like to throw my  Common Core anthem into the ring.

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Wow- Does This Bring Back Memories or What?

So Bethany brought her very cute son Turner into the station this morning, and he was holding something that put me into immediate flashback mode.  Did YOU have one of these? I sure did.  I Loved, loved, LOVED the Etch-a-Sketch.  And got me to thinking...

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Albany High School Marching Band Plays In Dublin, Ireland

This is an exciting bit of news - especially for Albany High.  This was a once in a lifetime opportunity for a local marching band to play Irish tunes IN IRELAND

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If Your Child Learns With Homer, He’ll Read Better [VIDEO]

This isn't an advertisement, but I guess it could be.  This is a new app that the Assistant Secretary of Education even thinks is amazing

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Wanted– 7th Grade Music Class to Write Song With – Reading, Writing and Rhyming

I'm trying to spread my wings a little bit.   My school program has always been for elementary students and that will continue. But I'd like to try an experiment

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Principal Gets Demotion After Misspelled School Sign – Agree or Disagree? [VIDEO]

I'm not sure how I feel about this one, to be perfectly honest.  I'll let you decide if the punishment fit the "crime".

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Yates Elementary Teacher Creates Pro Common Core Song [VIDEO]

I think I'm in trouble. An elementary school teacher from the Yates Magnet School in Schenectady is very perturbed over an Anti Common Core song I wrote awhile back.  I will replay that one here and then Rachel Rourke's response (with the help of her students!) 

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