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Our ATLE blog series, “Reducing Stress in the Learning Environment” continues today with a post from sign language interpreters Susan Frampton and Natalie Mahaney, “#captionTHIS: The Case for Captioning,” about how the lack of accessible media in our classrooms creates unnecessary stress and impedes learning. If you haven’t already, take a moment to read the first four posts: “How Learning Occurs” , “How Stress Impacts Learning (and Teaching!)”, and “What You Need, When You Need It,” and “The Impact of Stereotype Threat, Implicit Bias, and Microagressions on Student Outcomes.”

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Making Beautiful Music

Making Beautiful Music


Posted on Apr 3, 2017

“You can make beautiful music no matter where you are.”

That is the one thing Hayley Ainsworth learned at Rock Valley College that will always stay with her. In fact, it has followed her from RVC to NIU and places in-between before she decided to make some beautiful music at Harvard High School. Although she only took over the Harvard music program in August of 2016, she is already making a big impact.

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