Here are my top picks for Piano Teachers this holiday season! These studio resources are a collection of products that I’ve personally tested this year and I assure will bring you some comfort and joy-with students developing great technique and note reading skills while you keep your sanity! Note Speed-around $25 for a primer-level 6 […]
Sending a Student Newsletter in the Digital Age
As an independent music teacher you may feel like you do enough already, but it’s really important to market yourself if you don’t have a full studio or a waiting list. The best and easiest way to get new students is by being so awesome that all of your current students will go to their […]
Why I taught until MIDNIGHT!
As an Independent Music Teacher (IMT) have your students ever asked you to reschedule for some CRAZY times? (I know mine sure have) but I have a NIFTY line in my policy letter about NO MAKEUP LESSONS. WHY then, was I teaching a family of three piano lessons until Midnight last Thursday? My lovely little […]
Make Today COUNT.
A few years ago I made the leap and bought my first ipad and started using Piano Maestro and it totally revolutionized my teaching studio. My students were so excited I was using technology and the game format really had them all practicing hours more than they had been! I was happy and my students […]
Star Wars fun in the Studio!
Have your students caught the Star Wars fever yet? Some of mine are SO excited about the new movie. I am less excited because scary movies are not my favorite genre (I haven’t made it through the entire Disney’s The Little Mermaid yet) but I want to do anything that will get my students excited […]