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Podcast: What Do Parents Wish Music Teachers Knew? And Vice Versa!

What’s the best way to navigate the relationship between teacher and parent? Stacy Smith has a unique perspective on this question as both a mother of 5 musicians and a violin teacher herself. What do parents wish teachers knew, and what do teachers with parents knew? Stacy’s here to tell us.

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Stacy Smith Jan 12, 2022 Inspiration
18 Ways to Celebrate Your Music Student Milestones

Why wait until a holiday to “turn on the party?” We music teachers can find many reasons and ways to celebrate student milestones. Here are 18 reasons to celebrate and 18 ways to celebrate.

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Robin Steinweg Jan 11, 2022 Inspiration
Podcast: How music teachers can avoid professional burnout

As a music teacher, you’re giving so much of yourself all the time. Working with students and parents and schedules and billing can be stressful and uncomfortable even at the best of times. But on top of that, a music teacher is working to promote expression and artistic creation and self-discovery. It can be exhausting! Join Mage Lockwood as she shares her tips for setting boundaries and self care.

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Mage Lockwood Dec 17, 2021 Inspiration
Establishing A Foundation of Music in the Very Young

Emilie Lundberg is the founder of Music Adventure Box, a subscription service that provides parents with the tools they need to introduce a musical foundation to their preschool and kindergarten children. She is truly an expert in how to introduce children to music in a way that strengthens the bonds of trust and joy between parent and child. Join us as we learn about the creative ways she is introducing young children to the lifelong benefits of music.

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Emilie Lundberg Oct 13, 2021 Inspiration
How Can Music Skills Build A Child’s Self-Confidence?

Parents want nothing but the best for their children, but in order for them to achieve anything they want, they need to have self-confidence. This is why for parents who want their kids to succeed, the best gift they can give is to boost their confidence. Learn why music is one of the best ways to give a child confidence.

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Darren Perkins Nov 6, 2018 Inspiration