Why reading? The Extraordinary Benefits of Learning Music - "Students who learn music at an early age are more likely to excel in other extracurricular activities. They are also three times more likely to earn a bachelor’s degree.
Autism Spectrum Disorder & Music - It been shown how constructive music education is in all areas of cognitive development, but it also proves to be especially helpful to those with ASD. As showcased by this infographic, it basically boils down to the two
Having nothing to say and saying it: the blog of Sydney con music education lecturer James Humberstone. Includes lots of course notes, lesson plan ideas and materials from his time as a secondary classroom music teacher.
Do you use stickers with your lessons, and if not, would you want to start? Everyone loves stickers. and piano teachers will love them even more when you realize how they can be used as a teaching tool. not only as a reward!
Guide to teaching interval tonalities. This focuses on size - too big, good, too small, and way too small, with examples also featuring the correct terminology. A freebie by IBO Musical Voyage, found at: http://bit.ly/1k3Cdxx