English teacher Chantell Manahan uses Soundtrap to have students turn poetry into songs and create rap battles

Classroom description Angola High School, a public school in the Metropolitan School District of Steuben county, Indiana – between Chicago and Detroit – is a 1:1 Chromebook school, which serves nearly 1,000 students. Chantell Manahan is an English teacher, Google Educator, Technology Leadership Certified by CIESC and Tech Mentor at Angola High School. She is…

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Cloud-based music tool engages students on a new level

Commentary: Soundtrap allows students to mix music and get valuable feedback, writes one teacher who uses it. Written by Benjamin Kelly, originally published at EdScoop. As educators, we’re typically tasked with what can often seem a difficult-to-achieve goal – finding successful new methods for engaging every student even when our resources and budgets are limited….

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