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Anne Reinvented Her Career With The Perfect Part-Time Piano School

After a long recovery from surgery, Anne was wondering if she would ever be able to have the...

Rapport and How To Teach A Student Who Doesn't Look Like You

“I’m black so my teacher needs to be black.”

Nobody said this, yet.  

How To Be A Better Music Teacher Part 2

Ever tried to interview and hire a music teacher?

Recently, I combed through hundreds of resumes...

How To Use A Focus Window to Combat Overwhelm in Students

In the jungle that is music education, there lives a beast.  

A terrifying dragon that lurks behind...

How to get concepts to stick for music students

What cognitive disfluency teaches us?

I've been thinking about this for a while.

The #1 Secret To Teaching Young Children Music

Teaching Young Children Music

As a private music teacher, you want to teach music to children.  You...

Why The World Hates Teachers

“Those that can’t do, teach.”  

This loose remark ended up turning me away from teaching for close...

How To Teach Perseverance, Grit and Success

Soft Skills Vs Hard Skills

There's been a lot of talk in the education world of late about the...