pedagogy

December 19, 2019 at 9:46am

Before you practise, figure out a game plan as to what you hope to accomplish by the end of each session. Set attainable goals: it is important to experience small victories along the way to build confidence and feel that you are making progress in your studies.

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Before you practise, figure out a game plan as to what you hope to accomplish by the end of each session. Set attainable goals: it is important to experience small victories along the way to build confidence and feel that you are making progress in your studies.

#teacher #parent #learning #pedagogy #method #practice

December 5, 2019 at 12:56am

Searching for new ideas or methods to teach music? Come & find out more about the new "5 Mins a Day" series that has been flying off the shelves in Singapore, Malaysia and even starting in Europe & other parts of the world.

These (Pre-Grade1) books preceded the author's recent hot-selling graded Piano Gym series & will certainly help young students (Age 4-6) to learn in a most fun, wholesome & accelerated manner (whether for group or individual lessons) - to have a... See More

Searching for new ideas or methods to teach music? Come & find out more about the new "5 Mins a Day" series that has been flying off the shelves in Singapore, Malaysia and even starting in Europe & other parts of the world.

These (Pre-Grade1) books preceded the author's recent hot-selling graded Piano Gym series & will certainly help young students (Age 4-6) to learn in a most fun, wholesome & accelerated manner (whether for group or individual lessons) - to have a brilliant head start with an edge to excel in both music performance & exams.

With the availability of the Level B series, this much acclaimed method series has been made complete.

#yamaha #teacher #parent #methods #pedagogy

October 29, 2019 at 9:15am

Various research and studies say that pianists have efficiently working brains better than others. Also it is revealed that children learning piano do better at their schools. This is in relation with their attribute of learning the language of music, discipline of practices, better hand-eye coordination, and creativity and enhanced socializing skills.

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Various research and studies say that pianists have efficiently working brains better than others. Also it is revealed that children learning piano do better at their schools. This is in relation with their attribute of learning the language of music, discipline of practices, better hand-eye coordination, and creativity and enhanced socializing skills.

#pedagogy #parent #teacher

October 13, 2019 at 11:54pm

There are better ways to encourage your child to learn music than to nag at them, says one music professor.

Your child claims to want lessons, but doesn’t seem to put in the effort. The prospect of paying another term’s tuition is the last straw. You order your child off the couch and direct them to their instrument.

What ought to be a rewarding activity for your child has become a bone of contention between you. And you dislike the nagging parent you’ve become.

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There are better ways to encourage your child to learn music than to nag at them, says one music professor.

Your child claims to want lessons, but doesn’t seem to put in the effort. The prospect of paying another term’s tuition is the last straw. You order your child off the couch and direct them to their instrument.

What ought to be a rewarding activity for your child has become a bone of contention between you. And you dislike the nagging parent you’ve become.

#parent #teacher #lesson #pedagogy

October 9, 2019 at 6:55am

Is your child learning just three piano exam pieces, and practicing the same scales and arpeggios day in and out every grading year so that he can take the piano exam?

Sounds too familiar? Most importantly, is there anything bad with this approach at all, and is there even any good? Should you, as a parent, be concerned?

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Is your child learning just three piano exam pieces, and practicing the same scales and arpeggios day in and out every grading year so that he can take the piano exam?

Sounds too familiar? Most importantly, is there anything bad with this approach at all, and is there even any good? Should you, as a parent, be concerned?

#parent #teacher #lesson #methodology #pedagogy #exam