teacher resources

We have compiled a easy list of resources for the music teacher to use for their classroom. Please feel free to share with others.

Materials and Lesson Plans:


Lesson plans for the NafMe members. You are one right?

On and Off the Podium: www.onandoffthepodium.com/materials

Posters and recruitment material for beginning Band and Orchestra

TI:ME: ti-me.org/index.php

Technology focused lesson plans

Teachers Pay Teachers: www.teacherspayteachers.com

Work with other teachers who have proven lesson plans

Be Part of the Music: www.bepartofthemusic.org/

School website builder for recruitment of the music student

Band Directors Talk Shop: banddirectorstalkshop.com/

Anything and everything band related 


NAfME: www.nafme.org

Music advocacy group

TI:ME: ti-me.org

Technology in the classroom for music teachers


Network for string educators, students and performers

The Midwest Clinic: International Band and Orchestra Conference

Holding clinics to better music education

NASMD: National Association for Music Education

Retailers and manufactures helping school music students make music

SBO: School Band and Orchestra Magazine

The leading publication for school band and orchestra directors and instrumental music


TI:ME: ti-me.org

Technology in the classroom for music teachers

SmartMusic: www.smartmusic.com

Web-based suite of music education tools and home to the largest online, interactive music library

MusicFirst: www.musicfirst.com

Classroom tools for composition and practice

Noteflight: www.noteflight.com

Create, teach, share, sell and purchase music.