Podcasting Amplifies the Voices of a Unique Group of Students at Bed-Stuy Brooklyn School

By Michael Peterson (Coach Mike), teacher, Abraham Stockton School Knowing the Neighborhood I’m an educator at Abraham Stockton School, PS 297, in Brooklyn teaching fifth-grade kids aged 10/11 about wellness  – everything from the physical to emotional and social wellness. I grew up in the very same neighborhood that the school is in. We are…

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New ‘Production Through Performance’ Curriculum Using Soundtrap

Shedthemusic’s Production Through Performance curriculum is a new take on the music technology class. The student-centered course uses a flipped classroom philosophy to deliver an exciting method of learning how to create pop music using the piano keyboard as the primary instrument. There are twenty-eight projects that are separated into six units covering the basics of how…

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Finding a Portal into the Recording World for Uganda Students Using Soundtrap

Guest post by Gordon Fischer For the past two years, I was blessed to live and work at a Teachers’ College in Uganda. During my time at Mukuju PTC, the students and I developed a tight bond through history lessons, dramatizations, poetry, and debates. The biggest accomplishment was constructing a basketball court and neighboring public health…

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Long Island Educators Connecting & Sharing Soundtrap

We have had some incredible educators recently show up on the Soundtrap for Education team’s radar. Meet Danielle Sorrentino, Karen Pace and Annmarie Buonaspina, educators from Long Island. Here’s how it all went down: Danielle’s colleague Karen Pace invited the Soundtrap team to present to their entire middle school faculty to kick off their PD day…

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Government of Andorra Purchases Soundtrap Country-Wide License

Stockholm, Sweden and Andorra November 22, 2018 (original release) The Government of Andorra’s Ministry of Education has purchased a countrywide license for the Soundtrap online music and podcast recording studio. Soundtrap’s browser-based music and podcast recording solution will be rolled out to all the children in this country, starting with a small group this year….

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Music Creation Among Youth in Juvenile Justice Facilities

Soundtrap has been partnering with the Center for Educational Excellence in Alternative Settings (CEEAS) to spark original musical creations among youth in American juvenile justice facilities. CEEAS works with instructors in these facilities to maximize teaching and learning in order to help students succeed after release, whether in further education or jobs. Soundtrap provided free…

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