Fun Gift Ideas for Music Teachers

I had the pleasure today of having the chance to walk around the exhibition hall and see all of the great vendors that are at the National Music Teacher’s Association (NMTA) National Conference today. There were so many great things to see I couldn’t get to all of it,...

Get Summer Camps Ready

I know it’s only February but as an independent music teacher have you started planning your summer camps for music students? It amazes me how early you have to start planning, because parents are already making decisions about what summer camps to put their...

Teaching Music to Adults vs. Children

If a music teacher attempts to teach adults and children in the same fashion, odds are that the results will be less than optimal for both groups. Clearly, children and adults are quite different. Developmentally and emotionally, they are simply not the same....