Resources for Teachers


To learn more about Animotos, click here. I love this site! There are limitations, but it's quick and easy!

To learn more about Audacity, click here. This is a free download and super easy to edit your podcasts.

To learn how to make an Avatar, click here. I love this site!

To learn more about Blogs, click here.It's a free account, but they do advertise on your site. (Boo!) I'm looking for a better alternative!

To visit my favorite ClipArt site, click here. This is not a free site, but it is reasonably priced and the clip art is totally adorable!

To visit my favorite Websites, check out Delicious. This is a free site that holds all of my "favorite" sites on the web, regardless of what computer I am using.

To learn more about Finale Notepad, click here. This is a relatively inexpensive notation program for children. I use it in my classroom often!

To learn more about iTunes, click here. One of the best tools I've ever used in the music classroom!

To learn more about Podcasts, click here. You can sign up for a free educators account or upgrade for a minimal fee.

To learn more about Sprouts, click here. Sprouts will begin charging for services in February but says it will continue to give free educator accounts.

To download free Staff Paper, click here.

To learn more about VoiceThreads, click here. This is my all time favorite web tool! Make sure to sign up for an Educator account to have unlimited threads.

To learn more about Wikis, click here. Make sure you sign up for an Educators account to avoid advertisements on your site.

Tutorials for my favorite websites and tools


Need some help with Finale? Download my tutorial of how to export notation into Word documents:

Need some help with Podcasts? Download a tutorial of how to create a podcast using Audacity:

Need some help with VoiceThreads? Download a tutorial of how to create a VoiceThread:

Need some help with Wikis? Download a tutorial of how to create your own Wiki:

Need some help with Blogs? Download a tutorial of how to create your own Blog:

Conference and Inservice Handouts


Did you attend my session at the 2nd International Conference on Music Learning Theory? Download my handout:

Did you attend my session at the Michigan Music Conference? Download my handout:

Did you attend my CMENC presentation at the University of Michigan? Download my handout:

Did you attend my Ann Arbor Public Schools inservice? Download my handout: