When I published the No Book Beginners framework I hoped it would give teachers the confidence to teach more creatively, and that’s exactly what it’s done for Georgina Jordan.
Georgina is a piano teacher in the UK who had a very traditional music education and was struggling to add creativity into her lessons. She joined the Inner Circle, started teaching beginners with the No Book Beginners framework and it’s opened up a whole new world.
Georgina has really taken my ideas, run with them and made them her own. I’m so excited to share her story with you in this episode.
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Are you unsure of how to structure or plan lessons without that kind of framework behind you?
Tim Topham has one mission in life: to stem the tide of children quitting music lessons by helping teachers maximise student engagement through creativity, technology and innovation. Tim hosts the popular Creative Piano Teaching Podcast, blogs regularly at topmusic.co and speaks at local and international conferences on topics such as pedagogy, business, marketing and entrepreneurship. Tim has been featured in American Music Teacher, The Piano Teacher Magazine, Californian Music Teacher and EPTA Piano Professional. Tim holds an MBA in Educational Leadership, BMus, DipEd and AMusA.
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