Patrick Corcoran is music/computer classroom teacher at East Boston High School. Over his 30-year teaching career his duties have included general music classroom instruction, production of school-wide performances, direction of instrumental ensembles and chorus. As a TI:ME level two certified educator, he has extensive experience in all facets of computers in music production, music notation, and MIDI sequencing. As a professional songwriter and musician he has toured the country with a wide range of musical groups. He consistently plans all instruction to employ strategies that address the wide range of learning styles found in a student population. Patrick holds certifications in Music, Special Needs and Instructional Technology.