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3 Simple Steps to Digital Badging in Music Education

This is a guest post by Katherine Miller and Alison Capelle. Many of us are getting a second chance at rethinking how music education can look and sound as we head into the school year. Last

By |September 26th, 2020|Categories: Teacher Tech Tips|Tags: |0 Comments

MTT118: Using Wakelet for Digital Portfolios and Assignments in Music Education with Kath McGreal

In this episode of the Music Tech Teacher Podcast, I’m sharing a conversation I had with one of my Midnight Music Community members, Kath McGreal. I invited Kath on the podcast to talk about

By |September 25th, 2020|Categories: Free and Low-Cost Tech, Podcast, Teacher Tech Tips|Tags: , |0 Comments

5 Tips for Getting Started with Technology Integration in Music

This is a guest post by Katherine Miller and Alison Capelle. There is a difference between seeing the possibilities of integrating technology into your classroom and actually doing it!  Many innovators and early adopters of technology

By |September 19th, 2020|Categories: Teacher Tech Tips|Tags: |0 Comments

MTT117: MusicEDU Programs for Middle and High School Students with Kate Hargreaves

Kate Hargreaves runs MusicEDU - an Australian education tech business that focuses on creating e-learning curriculum for students in years 6 - 10 both in and out of the music classroom. Kate and I

By |September 16th, 2020|Categories: Middle and High School Ideas, Podcast, Teacher Tech Tips|0 Comments

MTT116: Teaching Remotely The Second Time Around With Aileen Miracle

This episode of the Music Tech Teacher Podcast features Aileen Miracle of Mrs. Miracle’s Music Room.  Aileen talks about teaching elementary music remotely - what worked and what didn’t work the first time around

By |September 9th, 2020|Categories: Elementary Ideas, Podcast, Teacher Tech Tips|4 Comments

Complete Guide to Zoom Audio Settings for Music Teachers

Intro When using Zoom to run music classes, there are a few settings you can adjust to enhance the experience for you and your students.   Here is a summary of the settings you should consider. First

By |September 5th, 2020|Categories: Free and Low-Cost Tech, Teacher Tech Tips|Tags: |10 Comments

Is this virtual choir app you’ve been waiting for?

Ah...the virtual choir video! One of the most frequently asked questions by music teachers over the past few months has been: “How do I create a virtual choir or ensemble video?”  Or “Which app do I

By |August 30th, 2020|Categories: Elementary Ideas, Middle and High School Ideas|6 Comments

“Leveling Up” Your Lesson Plans – Composing/Improvising

This is a guest post by Katherine Miller and Alison Capelle. As you begin to think about how to incorporate technology into your lesson plans in an authentic and meaningful way, there are certain projects or

By |August 29th, 2020|Categories: Elementary Ideas, Middle and High School Ideas, Teacher Tech Tips|Tags: |1 Comment

MTT114: Adapting The Band And Orchestra Program To A Blended Learning Modelling with Thomas West

I’m very pleased to talk to Thomas J. West on the podcast today. Tom is the blended learning coordinator, instrumental music teacher and a teacher of jazz studies at Pennsylvania Leadership Charter School's Center

By |August 26th, 2020|Categories: Elementary Ideas, Middle and High School Ideas, Podcast, Teacher Tech Tips|0 Comments

“Leveling Up” Your Lesson Plans – Performing

This is a guest post by Katherine Miller and Alison Capelle. Technology integration is not about using the newest app or creating impressive student products every day. It can happen on so many different levels as

By |August 22nd, 2020|Categories: Elementary Ideas, Middle and High School Ideas, Teacher Tech Tips|Tags: |0 Comments