Music Education http://www.kplu.org en KPLU School of Jazz wins national education award! http://www.kplu.org/post/kplu-school-jazz-wins-national-education-award <p><strong>KPLU has received the Service to America Award from the National Association of Broadcasters Education Foundation (NABEF) for its School of Jazz program.&nbsp;</strong></p><p>The award recognizes outstanding community service by local broadcasters.&nbsp; Winners will be honored at the Celebration of Service to America Awards dinner on Monday, June 6, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.</p><p><a href="http://schoolofjazz.org/2011/05/11/school-of-jazz-wins-national-education-award/"><strong>Read more</strong></a></p><p> Wed, 11 May 2011 18:24:02 +0000 Justin Steyer 1577 at http://www.kplu.org KPLU School of Jazz wins national education award! 'Teach Me How To Study' video sends West Seattle educators viral http://www.kplu.org/post/teach-me-how-study-video-sends-west-seattle-educators-viral <P>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gm5MdN71er8</P> <P>Some talented staff at West Seattle's Denny International Middle School have a hit, of sorts, on their hands.&nbsp; Students are giving them high marks for their work in a video that's getting some viral tread: some 7,500 hits this past month.</P> <P>"Teach Me How To Study," is a rap video parody of the popular "Teach Me How to Dougie" by the group Cali Swag District. Tue, 01 Feb 2011 23:07:40 +0000 KPLU News Staff 686 at http://www.kplu.org Mercer Island High's marching band to play in London http://www.kplu.org/post/mercer-island-highs-marching-band-play-london <p>The Mercer Island High School marching band weaves and dances through the streets. They’ve been practicing since 7 a.m.,even though it’s winter break, and a lot of their friends are sleeping in.</p><p> Tue, 21 Dec 2010 17:10:24 +0000 Rachel Solomon 408 at http://www.kplu.org Mercer Island High's marching band to play in London