Music Studio Teacher Professional Development Seminar Series with Merlin B. Thompson

Music Studio Teacher Professional Development Seminar Series with Merlin B. Thompson

Are you a vocal or instrumental music teacher interested in expanding your music teacher skillset? Do you have questions about music teaching? Then - be sure to join this informative PD Seminar Series sponsored by Long & McQuade.

Join us for a four-part interactive series filled with practical information and teaching tips for today’s music teachers. Developed by internationally renowned music teaching expert Merlin B. Thompson, topics for exploration include: how times have changed, research into how people learn, psychology and philosophy of teaching, the function of curriculum models, strategies for reflective teaching, and more. The goal is to equip teachers with effective teaching tools and respond to your questions with proven teaching strategies.

 

Thursday mornings
10:00-11:00 a.m. MST (LOCAL CALGARY TIME)

 

 June 2  
 Basic Teaching Strategies 

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 June 9   
 End-of-Term   
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 August 18    
 Setting Up September    

 October 13   
More Essentials  

 

Merlin B. Thompson is a Calgary-based pianist, teacher, and scholar who has worked with hundreds of teachers, students, and parents in webinars, workshops, conferences, universities, and mentorships online and in-person throughout Canada, USA, New Zealand, Australia, Japan, Spain, Great Britain, and Brazil. He is author of More Than Music Lessons: A Studio Teacher’s Guide to Parents, Practicing, Projects, and Character. He is creator of Idea of the Month Webinar and the podcasts series: The Music Educator’s Crucible. His video series Fundamental Piano Technique is available on YouTube.