Things have been rather busy later, so I thought I’d share a video that I did last week on basic summer camp planning steps! Interested in the Upbeat Piano Teacher Camp Checklist I mentioned in the video? You can download it here. For...Read more
Summer Workshop Series
Here’s a list of my blog series about Designing Summer Music Workshops and Camps. Each post contains all sorts of information about planning, scheduling, registration, and advertising. Scroll below and read through the descriptions –...Read more
3 Teaching Tips for Summer Camp Planning
It’s that time again. I know it’s not even officially spring yet, but March is the month when I normally start planning my summer camps. If you’re thinking about running summer camps this year, and if you’re feeling a...Read more
Planning for Summer in Winter
It’s almost the end of January. After realizing that we’re 1/12th into 2017 already, a kind of scary question popped into my head yesterday: Sara, have you started planning your summer schedule yet? (Seriously, brain? Already? Ack!!)...Read more
Season of Workshops
With the lack of blog posts here lately, one might assume that I’ve taken the summer off. Far from it! I’m just finishing up my 3rd summer workshop, and then it’s time to plan for the fall. … I’ll be back soon with...Read more
5 Tips to Create Workshop Schedules
Lately I’ve been getting a lot of questions about how I create daily schedules for my workshops and camps. So I’m here today to “talk” to all my fellow camp-planning maniacs out there 😉 Creating and using a daily...Read more
Summer Camp Podcast with Tim Topham
Alright, summer camp teachers… I’ve got another bug to put in your ear this week. 😉 This podcast comes all the way from Australia! (And Texas and Pennsylvania, of course.) Tracy Selle and I had a wonderful time talking with Tim Topham...Read more
Schedule Fun Opportunities
Last week I spent a good bit of my mornings writing an epic blog post for Tim Topham. I’m pretty sure that most of my readers have heard of him before 😉 Tim Topham is a teacher, presenter, and blog/podcast extraordinaire. When he asked me...Read more
Last Day for Summer Camp Sale on Notable Music!
My absolute favorite summer camp blogger, Sheryl Welles of Notable Studio, is wrapping up her 20% off sale today! She has summer camps, incentive programs, music history lessons, and teaching aids for sale. And let me just say… these...Read more
Melody Cats App Giveaway!
Today’s the day! We officially launched our Group Lessons 101 webinar course! To celebrate our March 7th launch, we are doing some awesome giveaways! We want EVERYONE to have a chance to celebrate, so here’s the scoop: A Giveaway...Read more
Surprise!! Since Tracy and I are almost finished with Group Lessons 101, we decided to have a PRE-SALE Special! From now through Sunday, get $5 off with the code PRESALE5. This code will only be good from March 2nd-6th!...Read more
Live Q&A Next Week!
I’m so excited! Today my “5 Creative Tips to BOOST Your Income with Groups & Camps” was featured on the Music Teachers Helper Blog! Click to Read The topics in this guest blog post will be the focus of our Upbeat Piano...Read more