Video Presentation for Chinese Piano Teachers
东方琴行 国际钢琴教学法研讨会 与梅林•汤普森博士探讨：
Video Presentations from the CFMTA Conference July 2022
Gratitude in the Shadow of a Global Pandemic
Teaching with Student Diversity in Mind: Why Curriculum Models Make a Difference
Idea of the Month Webinars
March 2023 – How do we evolve as music teachers?
January 2023 – Mission Statement
November 2022 – Situations & Questions
August 2022 – Accumulated Repertoire
July 2022 – Bell Curve Phenomenon
June 2022 – Reflective Partnership Teaching
April 2022 – Seeds, Success, & Scaffolding
Podcasts from the Music Educator’s Crucible
Podcast #8 Learning as Living Network (transcript)Learning as Living Network includes: Forgetting, Revisiting, Confusion, Plateau, Letting Go, Refinement, and Internalization.
Podcast #7 A Music Teacher’s Testament (transcript)Poetic verse gives voice to the dailyness of what music teachers do.
Podcast#6 Technique On A Universal Scale (transcript)Technique On A Universal Scale incorporates explorations involving Your Core, Your Energy, and Your Breathing.
Podcast #5 Life Skills Meet Love of Music (transcript)A three-decade journey into Life Skills & Love of Music. Arthur Costa & Bena Kallick’s 16 Habits of Mind provide a framework for instrumental and vocal instruction.
16 Habits of Mind & Life Skills CardsTemplate
Podcast #4 Versatile Music Teacher (transcript)Versatile Music Teachers use the following strategies: Lead, Follow, Advocate, Challenge, Resources, Get out of the Way, a Grip on Fear, & Reflection.
Podcast #3 How to Guide Students’ Practicing (transcript)Explore practicing through research by Ericsson (deliberate practice), Deci & Ryan (self-determination theory), and Csikszentmihalyi (flow).
Podcast #2 Philosophy of Music Teaching (transcript)Two guiding principles – Structured Excellence & Interruptive Messiness – provide anchors and fuel for a dynamic Philosophy of Music Teaching.
Podcast #1 A Matter of Chemistry (transcript)Understanding, Acceptance, Care, Acceptable Tensions, & Authenticity – Five dynamics that help music teachers get the chemistry right with their students.