Adam W. Metzler

Graduation Audio & Streaming Setup

The graduation ceremony’s across the country this year are extremely varied so I wanted to take a few to talk through our setup. Many schools I know decided to hire a group to come in and stream the graduation ceremony for them but honestly, with a little bit of equipment, it was very easy to

Adam W. Metzler

A Music Educator & Techie take on Video Conferencing Platforms

This is a follow-up post to the one I made yesterday on Best Practices for Video Conferencing. There are so many choices out there it can be hard to know which platforms are good for what you need to do with students. If you combine the information in my best practices post with the information

Adam W. Metzler

My Live Streaming Journey

Live streaming has been something our school district has been looking into for a few years. A few years ago we tried a service called The Cube which worked pretty well but to do anything of substance with it there was a yearly fee. The features it offered was not great for the price it

Adam W. Metzler

Digital Signage in Classrooms

In our music room, there is a lot of information I need to keep in front of the kids as much as possible. Over the years I have gone the traditional route and used a whiteboard writing all the information on the board under different sections. I am in our jr./sr. high school three days

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My Productivity Journey

It’s only been a few months since my last post as life has been busy! I plan to get back to regular posting as I have a few topics in the works. keeping track of everything I have on my plate can be quite challenging and I have looked around at a lot of tools.

Adam W. Metzler

Anti-Virus Not Needed

This post is only intended for the general home user, not meant for those managing servers or protecting a ton of private information that would be much more open to attack. The general computer user does not need to purchase or use any additional anti-virus or malware protection software. The built-in software that Windows and