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How Do I Get Started With Chromebooks In Music Education? [Free Guide]

What’s the deal with Chromebooks? What makes Chromebooks different? So, you’ve discovered that your school has decided to roll out Chromebooks to students. How can they be used in your music classroom? What exactly can you

By |October 4th, 2018|Categories: Chromebooks, Elementary Ideas, Middle and High School Ideas, Teacher Tech Tips|2 Comments

How Do I Get Started With iPads In Music Education? [Free Guide]

So, I have this iPad Where do I start? So, you’ve been given some iPads to use in your music classroom...where do you start? Music teachers have been utilising iPads since they were first released in

MTT68: How to Write an Online Course with Shawna Longo

Listen to the episode here (or on your favourite podcast app): Today we welcome back Shawna Longo - a music educator from New Jersey - for the third time.  Shawna has just finished creating

By |September 25th, 2018|Categories: Podcast, Teacher Tech Tips|0 Comments

MTT67: Create your own teaching resources with Christopher Russell part 2

Listen to the episode here (or on your favourite podcast app): This is part 2 of my interview with middle school choir director Christopher Russell, from Oltman Middle School in Minnesota, who describes himself

By |September 18th, 2018|Categories: iPads, Middle and High School Ideas, Podcast, Teacher Tech Tips|0 Comments

50+ Lesson Ideas for The Chrome Music Lab

What is the Chrome Music Lab? About the Chrome Music Lab The Chrome Music Lab (CML) - created by Google in 2016 - is a fantastic online resource for music teachers and students.  It’s simple to

MTT66: Create your own teaching resources with Christopher Russell part 1

Listen to the episode here (or on your favourite podcast app): This is part one of two episodes in which I speak to middle school choir director Christopher Russell from Oltman Middle School in

By |September 12th, 2018|Categories: iPads, Middle and High School Ideas, Podcast, Teacher Tech Tips|0 Comments

MTT65: The Innovative Music Tech Teaching Space with Brad Fuller part 2

Listen to the episode here (or on your favourite podcast app):   This episode is part 2 of my chat with Sydney based music educator Brad Fuller (head over here to listen to part

By |September 4th, 2018|Categories: Middle and High School Ideas, Podcast, Teacher Tech Tips|0 Comments

MTT64: The Innovative Music Tech Teaching Space with Brad Fuller part 1

Listen to the episode here (or on your favourite podcast app): When students join Brad Fuller’s ProjectRnB music program, they are greeted with “Welcome to show business…!” This episode is part 1 of my

By |August 31st, 2018|Categories: Middle and High School Ideas, Podcast, Teacher Tech Tips|1 Comment

MTT63: Publishing Your Own Music Education Resources with Deborah Smith

  Listen to the episode here (or on your favourite podcast app):   Deborah Smith is an Australian music educator who has a very strong background in the Kodaly method and over the years

By |August 13th, 2018|Categories: Podcast, Teacher Tech Tips|0 Comments

MTT62: Dorico Notation Software with Daniel Spreadbury

My guest is Daniel Spreadbury - who was the Senior Product Manager for Sibelius in a previous life - but for the past 6 years he has been working on the conception, design and marketing of

By |August 6th, 2018|Categories: Middle and High School Ideas, Podcast, Teacher Tech Tips|0 Comments

7 Easy Ways To Use Technology In Your Music Classes

Where do I start? That’s one of the most common questions I hear  - where do I start with technology in the music classroom? And what the options are for incorporating technology in a meaningful way?

By |July 30th, 2018|Categories: Elementary Ideas, Middle and High School Ideas|2 Comments

Back To School: Music Tech Lessons To Excite and Engage

Quick music tech lesson ideas If you’re about to get stuck into a new school year, it can be great to get started with some quick, engaging lessons.  Music tech-based activities can be effective and lots

By |July 24th, 2018|Categories: Elementary Ideas, Middle and High School Ideas|0 Comments