Summer Professional Development


MFA logosmallJoin MusicFirst this summer for two days of professional development sponsored by NAfME Academy. Relevant and engaging, these courses will generate fantastic ideas and goals for the 2017 school year and beyond. The courses will take place virtually through live-streamed and recorded videos of the course presentations.

Read on for course descriptions and logistics.

Monday 7/10-Tuesday 7/11 : Teaching Music In the Cloud: Engagement and Accountability

$450, 3 graduate credits + 12 PD hours OR $300 for 12 PD hours only

DESCRIPTION: Times are changing in the world of educational software, and music software is at the cutting edge. Cloud-based tools are the future of software delivery, allowing students and teachers to use state of the art music software on any machine in any browser at any time. This course will take an in depth view of these free and low cost solutions and how they can be integrated into the K-12 music curriculum. From Learning Management Systems to online notation and sequencing, Teaching Music in the Cloud will get you up to speed with this exciting development in music technology.