The Engagement Library

92% of teachers want to be using more music

But you can’t take the time to find it and figure out what to do with it. Now, the huge benefits of music in memory retention, engagement during activities, and teaching the “whole child” are at your fingertips anytime you want them.

Introducing The Engagement Library!

Cultural Arts on Demand for PreK-8

Turn it on when it fits, then turn it off!

One click opens a world of over 20 interactive, curriculum-based concerts and shorter bonus videos.

  • Enrich content areas
  • Engage every learning style
  • Enliven transition times
  • Provide meaningful lessons on days when you can’t teach

"My kids love the videos!"

Kathy Joy, Classroom Teacher, Edgemere Elementary, Plainview TX

What You Get

Every classroom, all year long - for the cost of one assembly program

a la carte

* Two videos of your choice

* 24/7/365 access for a full year

* Good for every classroom in your building

$298

Full Subscription

* 21 full-length and bonus content videos

* 24/7/365 access for a full year

* Good for every classroom in your building

$447

Deluxe Package

Everything from Full Subscription PLUS...

* Written responses to all student questions

* Monthly email with program highlights & suggestions

* Free access to any newly added programs

$447

District pricing available for multiple schools (see FAQs below)

Next open enrollment period is January 2018 – get on the waiting list below

 

Check Out The Engagement Library!

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FAQ's

What's included in the library?

The Engagement Library contains 10 proven full-length concert videos on K-8 curriculum topics such as World Cultures, Immigration to America, Native Americans, Regions of the U.S., Neighborhoods and Communities, a PreK/K Singalong and lots more.

Also included in the library are 11 bonus content videos for transition times, Black History Month, and anytime you need a little musical fun.

 

Can we see a sample?

Of course! Head over to daveruch.vids.io and you can watch short previews of each full-length program + have a look at the “BONUS Content” library.

Your school is also entitled to a free trial, so if you haven’t taken advantage of that yet, you are welcome to at any time. A free trial entitles you to one working 30-minute sampler video that every teacher in your building can use with students for a week or so.

For those who haven’t participated in any of my online concerts or interactive videos before, it’s a great way to see first-hand how students respond to this format.

 

How much does it cost?

See the pricing section above – – my goal is to keep this as affordable as possible, so roughly the cost of one small assembly program gets you 12 months of engagement on a variety of topics for every classroom in your building.

Any discount for multiple schools?

Absolutely. District pricing is as follows:

FULL & DELUXE SUBSCRIPTIONS

2 schools  $347 per school
3-5 schools  $297 per school
6-10 schools  $257 per school
11+ schools  please inquire

TWO VIDEOS A LA CARTE

2 schools  $247 per school
3-5 schools  $197 per school
6-10 schools  $167 per school
11+ schools  please inquire

Contact Dave directly to make arrangements by emailing dave “at” daveruch.com

Why is enrollment limited?

I designed this service with the help of six beta test schools in spring 2017, and another five teacher-advisors over the summer. My goal is to make this an affordable and indispensable resource that will continue to grow and serve the needs of busy educators as more schools use the service.

For starters, I accepted paid subscriptions between the dates of September 25-29, 2017 only, and now the doors are closed (until January) while I make sure all “charter” subscribers are having an “A1” experience and get way more value than they paid for.

The first group of schools are in WI, KY, PA, NC, AK, and all across NYS.

In between open enrollment periods, free trials are available.

Do you have teacher reviews?

Yes! Check out what your colleagues have been saying about these content-rich video programs right here.

About the Presenter

Dave Ruch is a Buffalo NY-based performer and teaching artist who has been extensively involved in the arts-in-education field since 1995, using music to teach core curriculum and inspire young learners.

Through school assemblies, workshops, residencies, and distance learning programs, he works with tens of thousands of students each year in preschool, primary, elementary, intermediate, middle and high school settings.

Ruch is also a Public Scholar for the New York Council for the Humanities and a contributor to the Huffington Post. His work has been featured on American Public Radio, NPR, PBS, and CBS Sunday Morning.


“Students said it felt like you were right in the room with us! They participated 100%.”
– Kate Tymeson, 3rd Grade Teacher, Guilderland Central School, Schenectady NY

Free Trials and Purchases

Free trials are available at any time and can be used by every teacher in your building (limit one trial per school)

Enrollment for paid subscriptions closed on September 29, 2017. Next open enrollment period is January 2018.

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