The Anacrusic Podcast

By Anne Mileski

Anne Mileski from anacrusic.com engages in meaningful conversations about music and music education. Following the mantra "purposeful, sequential, joyful" each episode highlights different topics elementary music teachers face each and every day in their school classrooms. The Anacrusic Podcast is a chance to put your arm around another music teacher buddy and start discovering your most joyful music teacher heart.

  1. 1.
    How I Teach vs. How I Was Taught
    11:21
  2. 2.
    The Music Teacher Burnout is Real
    17:18
  3. 3.
    Active Embedded Assessment with Victoria Boler
    47:07
  4. 4.
    Start with Music Making
    16:46
  5. 5.
    A Community Conversation About Intentional Teaching
    54:37
  6. 6.
    My 5 Best Tips for Music Lesson Planning Magic
    29:16
  7. 7.
    Technology for Student Engagement with Jennifer Timidaiski
    31:18
  8. 8.
    REAL Assessment for the Music Room
    12:50
  1. 9.
    Creating Goals for 2021
    11:58
  2. 10.
    Not “Next Year,” But Right Now
    13:20
  3. 11.
    Unleash Your Teacher Musicianship
    10:24
  4. 12.
    What is a Teacher Musician?
    15:20
  5. 13.
    {AIA} Engaging Students in the Music Classroom
    14:03
  6. 14.
    3 Strategies for Increasing Student Engagement in Music
    20:44
  7. 15.
    Older Beginners in the Music Room (Anacrusic in Action)
    13:03
  8. 16.
    5 Music Sequencing Tips for Older Beginners
    20:22
  9. 17.
    3 Things I'm Grateful For in 2020
    19:18
  10. 18.
    How to Differentiate Active Music Making
    32:39
  11. 19.
    Why You Need The Learning Sequence Framework
    19:06
  12. 20.
    Finding Joy in the Margins
    18:27
  13. 21.
    The 100th Episode
    38:35
  14. 22.
    Social Emotional Learning with Allison Schnier
    49:19
  15. 23.
    3 Steps for Music Lesson Planning in a Pandemic
    27:28
  16. 24.
    Teaching Music Virtually with Michelle Rose
    32:36
  17. 25.
    Inspiration, Laughter, and Activism with Darlene Machacon
    44:22
  18. 26.
    Research, Practice, & Publishing with Sarah Gulish
    37:38
  19. 27.
    A Letter to First Year Music Teachers
    11:57
  20. 28.
    Advice for Music Teachers for Fall 2020
    26:26
  21. 29.
    TSS Member Spotlight: Teacher Talk with Kristen Sotero
    28:13
  22. 30.
    The Secret to Music Lesson Planning
    16:39
  23. 31.
    Improvisation in Practice: The Path to Musical Fluency
    21:37
  24. 32.
    Why You Should Improvise Earlier Than You Think
    20:38
  25. 33.
    TAP 088 - Music in Kindergarten
    16:53
  26. 34.
    TAP 087: How to Write a Learning Target
    20:27
  27. 35.
    TAP 086: Connecting with Students Virtually
    17:56
  28. 36.
    TAP 085: Imagine Something More
    16:23
  29. 37.
    TAP 084: Where Are You Right Now?
    18:47
  30. 38.
    TAP 083: Take a Deep Breath and Sing
    15:50
  31. 39.
    TAP 082: How to Plan a Lesson in 4 Simple Steps
    22:56
  32. 40.
    TAP 081: 7 Ways to Teach a Song
    23:01
  33. 41.
    TAP BONUS: My Why - The 3 Pillars of Anacrusic
    18:03
  34. 42.
    TAP 080: The Plug + Play Formula for Intentional Music Teaching
    31:08
  35. 43.
    TAP 079: The Five Things You Need in Your Music Teacher Life
    20:40
  36. 44.
    TAP 078: How to Make 2020 Your Best Year Yet
    17:52
  37. 45.
    TAP 077: Reflecting on the Past Year
    23:14
  38. 46.
    TAP 076: Building Community Support with Abbie Hunter
    30:45
  39. 47.
    TAP 075: Cultivating a Culture of Music Appreciation with Rainy Barton
    38:58
  40. 48.
    TAP 074: 1 to 1 in the Music Classroom with Katie Miller
    26:37
  41. 49.
    TAP 073: Teaching Music Internationally with Justin Hockey
    36:26
  42. 50.
    TAP 072: Work-Life Balance with Jessica Peresta
    28:17

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