11:00 How can teachers use the Piano Pyramid? Benefits of group teaching?
11:55 How does playing in an ensemble benefit students?
14:50 Sneak peek of Paul's class with intermediate level students learning a Grade 4 piece.
19:55: Why is it that some students progress faster in a class than in individual lesson, how does that happen?
23:21 Social Cohesion of a group and how it motivates children to come to lessons and develops independent learners.
23:50 How to incorporate group teaching into an individual studio.
25:30 Katie shares how to pool noodles can make a great resource in your studio
27:40 Individual lesson studio owner, Susan Head shares how she incorporates group lessons once or twice a term.
30:15 Building musical skills are easier in a group. Dorla & Katie share different experiences.
35:17 How do you teach technique in a group or class lesson. Yes, it can be done!
39:00 Get your studio ready for Christmas
42:02 Katie shares her children's picture book called Marvellous Mummy and her co-curricula arts ideas. Check her website outl
45:14 Dorla expands on cross-curriculum with Piano Camps which called Flip the Lid, Under the Sea and STEM - combining Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics with piano - you won't want to miss the video of Dorla's students. Check out her website.
51:30 Getting kids to practice piano - some really novel ideas, including an incentive prize box and much more.
55:30 Performance ideas for children and having them ready to play at any time.
59:39 Next week's panel: Heather Smith, Christopher Norton and Elise Russell.