Fall 2022 MECA
Continuing Education Courses
Technology Integration for the Modern Music Educator
What does teaching in the 21st century look like when we have access to so many technology tools? This course prepares you to integrate technology as a way to enhance your teaching with traditional ensemble instruction. Topics focus on productivity, instruction, and assessment as we explore online tools and software. At the end of this course, you’ll have fresh ideas and tools to energize your teaching. Open to all middle school and high school band, orchestra, and chorus directors.
The list of software/tools that participants will be going over include:
Learning Platform Information - Online Courses Only
Schoology is a learning management system that allows you to interact directly with your instructors, fellow students, and members of the greater VanderCook community.
Soon after you register, be on the lookout for an email from Schoology with log-in instructions. Once you receive credentials, visit www.online.vandercook.edu to login.
Some courses have specific online chat meeting times (please see course descriptions), while others have a flexible meeting schedule. You can expect all courses to meet together in a live online chat. If a live meeting time doesn’t work, you can work with your instructor to make other arrangements.
More information about Schoology can be found at www.schoology.com
Please see specific software/hardware requirements in the course description.
Online course grades are available within two weeks of the course(s) completion. If you need a transcript, please CLICK HERE to access the online transcript request form. For a faster turnaround time, please submit the transcript request to the registrar prior to the end of your course(s).