6 Tips For Talking To Struggling Piano Students
The words we use when speaking to our piano students are incredibly powerful. Children are impressionable and can take everything you say to heart. The
WunderKeys Elementary Piano Level 2A Will Change The Game For Your Tweens & Teens...
My kids are getting older. I always get a little sad and a tad nostalgic, as they move from one stage of childhood into the next. When they were babies I
NO piano practice happened during summer break? Your plan...
Have your piano students inadvertently participated in the "Summer Slide"... that dreaded slump that occurs after 2 months of barely any piano practice?
Piano student with a loose tooth? Celebrate with this fun lesson activity
Our youngest daughter is six years old, which means that her teeth are falling out at a rapid rate. Every time we turn around she has another wiggly
Brain Breaks Ideas: 10 Crossing Midline Activities for Kids
Perfect for re-charging and re-focusing, these 10 great Youtube videos will get your kids moving and grooving as they cross that all important midline. Great for brain breaks at school or at home.
7 reasons why it's okay to move on from unfinished "stale" piano pieces
I am a huge fan of stick-with-it-ness. I believe strongly in the benefits of hard work and dedication. I believe that accomplishing a seemingly
Piano student with a "busy brain"? Here are 4 tools to help your student focus
Have you ever taught a piano student with a "busy brain"? I have. She was a fidgety student, but it wasn't just her body that was in motion. Her brain was
A 5-step plan for your piano kids who are not enthusiastic
As you said goodbye to some of your piano students at the end of the last term did you notice that a few of them were happier to be leaving than others?
6 activities for your 'last lesson' before summer holidays.
The sun is out, recitals are wrapping up, school is ending and many piano teachers are getting ready to close their studio doors for a much-needed summer
Banish performance anxiety with this printable recital game!
Perfectly-polished piano students "stumble" in recitals all the time. It is heartbreaking for teachers and disappointing for students. Repeated recital
4 Piano Lesson Score Study Games For Those Easter Jelly Beans
This year's late Easter has created the perfect storm for piano teachers. Not only will kids be pumped up about an upcoming holiday, but they'll be
How to void frustrating piano students with repetition
We have all done it. We have all asked a piano student to play “it” one more time. And there’s nothing wrong with this request… Unless, of course, you
Teaching young piano students strategies to boost independent learning
Lately, my 8-year old daughter has been addicted to the piano. It is a wonderful feeling to see her head off to the piano every single morning after
10 piano games you can play in online lessons (easily!)
We all know that off-the-bench piano games are beneficial for children. After all, kids learn best when there are frequent changes of focus within a