Inspiring Inquiry in Music Education Through In-Person and Online Learning

Certificate for 16 PD Hours available.


Hi, my name is Nyssa. I work with teachers and educational leaders like you who strive to transform music learning for students, teachers and communities. Ultimately, it is my hope this transformative process will benefit the schools of today and shape the world for the future.

Nyssa Brown, Music Ed Forward

Wondering how to facilitate inquiry-based learning in the music classroom – both online and in person?

Want to empower student voice and choice in music learning?

Interested in understanding the continuum of teacher-centered and student-centered learning?

Curious to learn more about conceptual learning in the music room?

Course Description:

Graduate level course in concept-based inquiry with a focus on standards-based, student-centered learning in the PK-12 music classroom.

Course Goals:

  • Gain an understanding of the characteristics of concept-based teaching and learning.
  • Learn a process-based approach to inquiry, as outlined by Concept-Based Curriculum and Instruction.
  • Apply the inquiry process to music learning and teaching
  • Create a unit outline that demonstrates understanding of the inquiry process and its application to the teacher’s classroom
  • Outline possible accommodations for a unit’s implementation for in-person teaching and online teaching
  • Document the above learning into a completed unit plan

Course Text:

Inspiring Inquiry in Music Education though In-Person and Online Learning

$147.00 USD

Purchase of this course is intended for individual teacher use only. The platform for this course is Kajabi. You will be directed to their platform for checkout.

Certificate for 16 PD Hours available.

Graduate credit available at additional cost, see below.

Format of the course

Asynchronous work – June 15 – 26 (applies to weekdays only):

  1. Daily reading from text above
  2. Daily reflection
  3. Daily sharing of ideas via private FB group

Synchronous work

Live Zoom calls on
  1. June 15, 2020
  2. June 18, 2020
  3. June 22, 2020
  4. June 25, 2020
Call duration 1.5 hours

Call time:

  1.   8 pm China Time 🇨🇳
  2.   2 pm Amsterdam Time 🇳🇱
  3.   8 am New York Time 🇺🇸

Your local time for the above calls is:

6/15/2020 12:00:00 PM UTC

Are you on a VPN? To find call time in your location, click here.

Optional 1 Graduate Credit through Ashland University.


Graduate credit fees in addition to course fee above.

See you in the course! If you have any questions, please contact me.