01 | Setting Goals as a Music Teacher show notes teacher tips that music podcast

      Thank you for listening to this episode of That Music Podcast. In this episode, I talk about goal setting for music teachers.

      I set goals for myself at the beginning of the school year. I think it’s a great way to frame my year and work...

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Three Questions to Ask Yourself About Classroom Culture classroom management classroom tips

      If you search “classroom management” on Pinterest, I promise you will find hundreds upon hundreds of resources and blog posts on how to improve the management of your classroom culture. In fact, that might be how you came across this blog post. To me,...

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I Learned More About Teaching Music Outside of the Music Classroom music teacher journey music teachers

      Like a lot of educators fresh out of college, especially those that graduate in the middle of the school year, my first job post-graduation was as a substitute. By the end of my first student teaching placement in March 2017, I was ready to have my own classroom. But...

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Trauma Sensitivity In The Music Classroom classroom tips exceptional learners inclusive

      Like many music teachers out there, I have many students that walk through my door that have experienced more trauma than any child should ever have to experience. These Adverse Childhood Experiences alter the way our students are able to learn, both on physical...

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