Websites for Directors: Make the Web Work For You

Posted by Devyn Bracken on Oct 22, 2017 10:45:00 AM

Why You Should Have a Website for Your Program

There’s no excuse to not have a digital presence these days and websites for directors is no different. An overwhelming amount of people take to the web to research and learn. Websites are the new business card and often frame the first impression of your program. Here’s why you should have a website in the first place.

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Topics: In The Classroom, Organization, Technology

The Fixer-Upper Band Hall

Posted by Nachel Konemann on Aug 22, 2017 9:37:00 AM

If you are anything like me, you are obsessed with HGTV shows such as Fixer Upper and Flip or Flop where people purchase a home and spend the next two months turning the house over for a profit or creating a beautiful home for a lovely family.

When I took a new band director position this past spring, I inherited a “fixer upper” band hall. Over the summer, I spent my days “flipping” my band hall to prepare for the upcoming school year.

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Topics: DIY, In The Classroom, Organization, Back to School, Band Hall

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