University of North Texas
College of Information
Department of Learning Technologies Ph.D.
This site serves as a portfolio demonstrating academic and creative growth toward a Ph.D. in Learning Technologies.
Barbara Freedman has been teaching Electronic Music & Audio Engineering at Greenwich High School in Connecticut since 2001 and was named the 2012 TI:ME Music Teacher of the Year. She is the author of the book “Teaching Music Through Composition: A Curriculum Using Technology” published by Oxford University Press and a consultant, trainer, and frequent keynote presenter/clinician at state, national, and international in-service conferences. She holds a Bachelor of Science and Master of Music in Performance from Brooklyn College Conservatory of Music City University of New York and a Professional Studies Diploma from the Mannes College of Music. She studied conducting at the Hartt School of Music, Westminster Choir College, and The Juilliard School. Barbara is currently pursuing a PhD in Learning Technologies through the University of North Texas College of Information.
Thank you to my family, professors, and colleagues who helped and continue to support me through this program. A very special thanks to the entire 2019 Cohort with a shout out to my study and support group Team Abacus; Elaine, Jess, and Sean, now connected for life!