My studio’s Spring Recital was supposed to be May 1st. Instead of cancelling our special event, we’ve decided to take it online. Because, as the saying goes: “THE SHOW MUST GO ON!” Alexa Madison from Alexa’s Piano Lessons has...Read more
Finding Brain Space as an Online Music Teacher
After weeks of online teaching, you’re probably craving a pace that isn’t so hectic and tiring. I see you, friend. With my blue blockers on. That’s what this broadcast is about! Finding the brain space you need to be an online teacher...Read more
Pianissimo Preschool Music Class (Review)
Last year I had the pleasure of interviewing Megan Desmarais as part of an Upbeat webinar. Megan’s an accomplished piano teacher and blogger, and now she’s released her Teach Preschool Music curriculum. If you’ve been thinking...Read more
Don’t Miss the Giveaways at 6pm EDT!
If you’ve been thinking about signing up for one of the Upbeat Piano Teacher webinars this week, here’s something you’ll want to know: sign up before 6pm EDT today, and you’re automatically entered into our launch week...Read more
Teen Retention and Engagement
If you’ve read my blog recently, it’s no secret: over the past four months I’ve been working on a two big projects with Tracy Selle. After approximately 20 hours of Google Hangouts with teachers all over the world, over 100...Read more
Creative Chord Replay Expires Tonight
Quick reminder to my teaching friends… the Creative Chord Activities Webinar Replay expires tonight at 11pm EDT! After that it will be available as one of the bonus videos in our Engaging Teens & Tweens webinar, which opens on Monday...Read more
Online Course Enrollment Closing
Heads up: There’s only 3 days left to get into the Upbeat Piano Teacher online courses! Enroll now through Sunday, May 15th to get access to all the interviews, course materials, and bonus resources. Don’t miss out — Enrollment...Read more
The Power of a Positive Group
Working in the studio… The past two months have been such a positive whirlwind! Our Upbeat Piano Teacher group has been buzzing with summer plans, group lesson formats, and studio expansions. It’s truly amazing to witness the progress...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
Piano Day was Yesterday!
Oops! I’m a day late and a dollar short. Yesterday marked the second annual Piano Day celebration. Being a piano & voice teacher, I was kind of shocked that I missed such a significant holiday! How did I not know about this date? And...Read more
☘ St. Paddy's Day Sale! ☘
ONE DAY ONLY! $7 for St. Paddy’s Day We’re celebrating St. Patrick’s Day over at TracySelle.com! For one day only we brought back our launch week price. You can get Group Lessons 101 for only $62 today if you use code LAUNCH7...Read more
Free DIY Boomwhacker PDF!
I’m just a couple of days away from finally finishing my very first piano summer camp pdf! As a FREE PREVIEW of my camp, I’m offering the DIY Boomwhacker instructions at the bottom of this post. Keep reading! Music Blast Camp! is a...Read more