SUCCESS STORIES

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Beaver Lake Middle School

Beaver Lake Middle School

What happens when you combine an award-winning educator and experienced concert violinist with an innovative, cloud-based music education platform? You get a recipe for success! It’s exactly this formula that has further propelled an already active orchestral program at Beaver Lake Middle School.


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Winfield Scott School No. 2

Winfield Scott School No. 2

Technology has been playing an increasing role in the success of the K-8 General Music and 4-8 Chorus programs at the Winfield Scott School No.2 in Elizabeth, NJ, under the leadership of Annice M. Benamy, NBCT. From grading to group learning, the MusicFirst Online Classroom has been her technology partner for the past few years, with yearly expansion that has enabled the schools’ music program to grow.


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Springfield Township Middle School

Springfield Township Middle School

Amy Benton teaches general music (grades 6-8), directs two choral ensembles, and also serves as the drama teacher for her school, where she’s taught for the past two years. With such a busy schedule, Benton needs to make efficient use of her time and that of her students, while keeping up their interest and engagement levels—no easy feat! MusicFirst, in conjunction with a pilot program at her school that made laptops accessible, has offered the support and resources she needs to focus on job number one: teaching.


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American School of Doha

Doha, Qatar

Stephanie Gravelle is a secondary music teacher at the American School of Doha, an international American school located in Doha, Qatar, with a diverse student population representing over 70 different countries. With six years of teaching under her belt – two with the American School of Doha – Gravelle knows exactly what works, and what doesn’t. For Gravelle, MusicFirst undoubtedly falls under the first category.


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Inspiring creativity in every Music Student

Dan Schultz, JP Case Middle School

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Dan Schultz is a veteran music educator in Flemington, New Jersey, currently teaching middle school strings and general music. By adding software from MusicFirst, he has revolutionized the way his instrumental and general music students interact with technology and their own creativity – leading to some award-winning results.


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