Do you have trouble getting your students to practise? Do you struggle to help your students make progress because they seem so over-scheduled? If this sounds like you, then Practice and Motivation month is going to be a huge help in your studio. “Getting kids to practice” was the single biggest frustration that teachers mentioned in my recent survey so stay tuned for podcasts and articles from industry leaders, teachers and authors that will give you ideas and strategies to that you can immediately implement in your studio.
Tim Topham is the founder and director of TopMusic. Tim hosts the popular TopCast show, 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, California Music Teacher and EPTA Piano Professional. Tim holds an MBA in Educational Leadership, BMus, DipEd and AMusA.