Designing Learning Tutorials Using Screen Flow

These session notes will take you through all the skills and strategies needed to assemble your own learning tutorial movies using the Mac Software ScreenFlow. The session will also demonstrate a constructivist influenced learning framework titled EMDCARE. The framework is based upon recent research into Music ICT pedagogy. The EMDCARE acronym Read more

Total iPad Solutions

Total iPad solutions for the music classroom or ensemble provides top examples of technology based lesson plans for both classroom and instrumentasl teachers. From cloud storage (drop box, google drive, etc), the comparison of various web based LMS style programs (Schoology, WordPress, Stile) as well as working examples that presenters Read more

Podcasting – Beyond Voice Recording

This extremely valuable document contains great How To's and Hot Tips for podcasting through a whole variety of mediums such as Audacity, iTunes, Garageband, Record MP3, Online Voice Recorder, The Easi-Speak Microphone, The Blue Yeti Microphone as well as how to access Educational Podcasts available through iTunes.

Mixcraft 6 Shortcuts

Mixcraft is an ideal sofware students who want to experience working with a great entry-level Digital Audio Workstation that has more features than you might think. This document contains extremely useful shortcuts to help you and your students efficiently navigate and perform functions on Mixcraft 6.

Mixcraft 6 Teacher’s Guide

Your complete teacher's guide to Mixcraft 6, perfectly crafted for creative and valuable student use in the music classroom. From setting up your music lab and software, audio and midi functions, video functions, the plugins, loops and instruments available, music composition with mixcraft, using mixcraft for both short and long Read more

Free Technology Resources For Music Educators

There are numerous free technology resources elementary music educators can incorporate in their classrooms. In this document, many of these and their uses are highlighted in order for students and teachers to effectively utilize them in their music classroom.

Share Your Music & Video With The World

Broadcasting free over the internet brought to you by Roland Systems Group! This document dicusses video as a medium for communication with students – in school and personal life, tertiary education examples where video and webcasting are now standard practice, exploration of various common video sources, the role of a video Read more

PA systems in Practice – Tips and Tricks

Information about powered and unpowered speakers, mics and DI's for instrument connections, audio connections, phantom power for DI boxes and condenser mics, equalization – channel and graphic, types of EQ, managing drums, filters, vocals, sends & faders brought forward to help you achieve a better understanding of how to operate your PA. Read more

Digital Mixers – Making Student Performances Sound Great

This document examines the common features of Digitial Mixers that are not only affordable but provide unparalleled control over the sound for productions and performances. With focus on the Roland M200i Mixer, an advanced product that allows schools to experience great sound, powerful & flexible control, scene storage, multiple ins and outs, Read more