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EarSketch at NAF Next 2023

It's almost time to be back to school and you want your students to return from summer break ready to learn. How will get them dancing in the hall from Day 1?

Make Beats. Learn Code. Inspire Your Students.

It’s almost back to school time and you want your students to come back ready to learn.  How will you get them dancing in the hall from Day 1?  Think of what musical elements will motivate your students and how you can connect a musical message to your Academy.

Brainstorm your students’ musical preferences and attend an EarSketch Jam Session, and you’ll be ready to compete in our NAF Next 2023 Hackathon!

EarSketch Hackathon

Your challenge is to code one song in EarSketch that will serve as your Academy Theme to use for recruitment, motivation, and social media!

Submit your code by Sunday, July 16th at 11:00PM CT

Winners receive a $150 Amazon gift card

Help decide the winner for the People's Choice Award and vote through Sunday, July 23rd at 11:59PM CT

Winning Categories

Best Overall Remix

Does the song have great rhythm and complex code?

Creativity in Code

Is there advanced logic and novel use of advanced coding concepts?

People's Choice

Is this the new song of the summer?

Your colleagues will vote on your beats through social media.

EarSketch Sessions

Learn how to code with EarSketch or join the JamSession to work on your anthem with others!

Coding Creativity

Wednesday, July 12th

11:15 - 11:40AM (25 minutes)

Innovation Studio Classroom 01

Code Jam: Make Beats, Learn Code, and Inspire Your Students

Wednesday, July 12th

11:45 - 12:10PM (25 minutes)

Innovation Studio Classroom 01

JamSession: Compose, Collaborate, and Code

Friday, July 14th

9:30 - 10:30AM (60 minutes)

Innovation Studio Classroom 02

Visit us at Booth 10

Learn more and chat with Sabrina or Nisha :)

Make Beats. Learn Code. Introduction to Earsketch.


Got a taste and want to learn more?

Register for our free Intro to EarSketch workshop to learn more!!

+ A $50 will be raffled off during the workshop :)

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