Teaching Music : Start teaching an instrument successfully.

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  • Lectures 18
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 10/2015 English

Course Description

Being a music teacher can be difficult, specially when you don't have much experience. If you are about to start teaching any musical instrument, this course is for you.

You will get to know your students in order to make a good approach and develop your classes in a successful way. If you are currently teaching but you don't feel that is working, this course will help you too.

You will know what are the considerations if you want to join a music school or to develop your own private studio.

Join this course and get ideas to make your teaching a great experience.

What are the requirements?

  • This course is for any musician.
  • All you need to have is an open mind and will to improve your teaching!!
  • No special academic degree is required.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • You will be able to experiment a positive change in your daily teaching
  • You will be able to improve your classes according to your students needs.
  • Learn about important theories like Howard Gardner´s Multiple Intelligences.
  • Know some important tips to develop a good teacher student relationship, specially when you work with adults and teenagers.
  • Learn how to divide your class time when you teach kids.

Who is the target audience?

  • This course is dedicated to all musicians that are currently teaching or planning to start teaching an instrument.
  • This course is not for not musicians.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Section 1: Introduction

Welcome to this course.

Section 2: Chapter I: Knowing your students

Get familiar with the content of chapter I.


Important considerations when we teach adults.


Main considerations to make our teaching successful when we teach children.


How to develop a successful relationship with your student´s parents.


Know the purpose of the repertoire in our lessons.


Main considerations when we teach students that want to become profesional musicians.


Know the Teacher´s assignment #1.

Section 3: Chapter II: Teaching Methodologies

Get familiar with the content of chapter II.


Understand why this theory is relevant to our daily teaching


Get to know how to develop a well structured instrument class.


Know the Teacher´s assignment #2.

Section 4: Chapter III: Teacher´s Development

Get familiar with the content of chapter III.


Get familiar with the advantages in developing your own private teaching studio.


Know the relevance of making your students participate in recitals.


Know the Teacher´s assignment #3.

Section 5: Conclusion


Section 6: Bonus Lecture
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Instructor Biography

Ilse Lozoya, University Professor, Piano Teacher, Course Designer.

Ilse Lozoya has been a piano teacher for the last 17 years, her experience teaching young kids includes the Yamaha Program and now she is a Certified Suzuki Piano Teacher

For the last 7 years she has been a higher education teacher in local music universities. Her academic degrees include:

Music Bachelor´s Degree by Universidad de Guadalajara (UDG)

Master´s Degree in Education by Universidad Tecnológica de México (UNITEC)

University Teaching 101 by Johns Hopkins University through Coursera

Liderazgo en gestión educativa estratégica a tráves del uso de la tecnología by Instituto Tecnológico de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM)

Foundations of Teaching for Learning Specialization Program by Commonwealth Education Trust

Virtual Teacher Program Specialization by UCI Extension Continuing Education

Currently besides her daily academic activities, she is developing virtual piano courses in order to reach people who don´t have the opportunity to take regular piano lessons, she has a blog and she is preparing an E-book

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