Becoming a Better Music Teacher
Improve your teaching strategies and skills as a music teacher or vocal coach with this ABRSM online course.
Who is the course for?
This course is for all music and instrument teachers and vocal coaches.
A music teacher training suited both for private teachers as well as teachers working in schools, music trusts or music academies.
What topics will you cover?
Assess your current teaching
Explore and evaluate teaching and learning principles
Identify core musical skills
Evaluate your own technique
Develop a range of strategies for teaching technique
Explore links between motivation and progression
Increase your awareness of professional values and practice
Design a curriculum and devise lesson plans
Produce a personal development plan
What will you achieve?
By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to…
Reflect on and evaluate your journey to teaching so far
Develop an understanding of a range of teaching and learning principles
Compare teaching and learning principles and develop your own teaching philosophy
Identify the core musical skills which need to be taught, considering how they inter-relate
Evaluate your own instrumental technique and assess how you approach teaching technique to your pupils
Explore the basis for motivation and how motivation is linked to progression