Posts on teaching
Is It Possible To Hack Practicing With The Addicting Properties Of Video Games? (The Collaborative Piano) – Can we reward practice in the same way as simple clicking games become addictive? Or is that a step too far?
Take Time to Give the “Why” (Music Teacher’s Helper) – Sometimes communicating the reasons why we do something is just as important as how we do it.
They Like You…But Do They Respect You? (Music Teacher’s Helper) – Some very important thoughts on building the right kind of relationship with students and parents.
What ‘Old School’ Piano Teachers Did Well (Teach Piano Today) – Four really good things to keep doing as a music teacher.
More Than Notes On a Page (Music Teacher’s Helper) – What are we teaching? Is it just how to interpret a series of dots, or is it more than that?
Posts about other things
Good hand position for piano (Helen Russell Music) – As great post about using the imagination to teach good piano technique from one of my online friends.