In this lengthy episode of the Music Education and Technology Podcast, Chris and Paul catch up about what has been going on in their classrooms since November, including discussions about Notion’s N-Tempo, Luddites, instruction with video, and more.
In the second half of the podcast, Chris and Paul visit with Don Crafton, creator and owner of Sight Reading Factory, a program that Paul uses with high school band and Chris uses with Middle School Choir. This part of the podcast begins at 58 minutes into the podcast. Visit sightreadingfactory.com to learn more about Sight Reading Factory.
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In this episode, Chris and Paul visit with Dan Scott, an Orchestra teacher in Jenison, Michigan. Dan works at (and has been a key cotributor) to a very large and successful orchestra program (and music program) in Southern Michigan. Dan uses technology in his teaching, and has ben active in MASTA and has a masters degree in educational technology. Dan has also presented sessions on technology including “50 Ways to Integrate Technology in Your Music Program,” and he has graciously provided a link to the notes from that session:
In this episode, Paul and Chris interview Mark Shelton, author of “Give Me a Tablet,” which is available through Heritage Music Press at your local dealer. The interview was recorded in October and is being posted late on November 4, 2017.
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It has been a while since we have recorded a podcast, but in this podcast we are pleased to introduce David Zemsky, the developer who created Sheet Music Scanner (Referral Link from Paul, Referral Link from Chris), an inexpensive scanning app for iOS.
In this episode, Paul and Chris, after seven years of communication have finally met in person and record an episode with each other in the same room! Topics of the conversation include the 2017 Michigan Music Conference (particularly the Thursday Technology Pre-Conference), and news from NAMM including Komp, IK Multimedia products, and big changes to GarageBand for iOS and Logic.