The Progress Matrix: Making Parents Responsible
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The Progress Matrix: Making Parents Responsible

I am a member of several piano teacher groups on Facebook. To me it seems that the conversation that comes up most often is on how to retain students who don’t practice. There are rants about the schedules that don’t permit enough practice time, the parents who expect everything to be fun and easy, the arguing between parent and student at home (and sometimes between student and teacher in the lesson!) and the expectations from all that are rarely met.

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New AMEB Candidates Blog

I found out from Warrick Dobbie’s email broadcast the other day that there is a fantastic new site which enables AMEB candidates to share their experiences (good or bad), always to the sympathetic ears of others who have experienced similar things! From their site: To start a new thread, Teachers, Parents and Australian Music Examinations […]