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» Piano Lessons: How to Gently Extend the Practice Session for Beginners

Posted by: Cynthia VanLandingha

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How to Gently Extend the Practice Session for Beginners

Parents are often disappointed in the length of time their children spend at the piano practicing. Most parents think their children should be practicing longer, and theyre probably right. What parents don't usually get, however, is that for young beginners it takes practice to learn to how practice! To overcome this learning gap parents initially need to focus on process and content rather than product.Since everything is new to young children, its a mistake for parents to assume too much.

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» Piano Lessons: How Parents Can Support their Child's Piano Teacher

Posted by: Cynthia VanLandingha

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How Parents Can Support their Childs Piano Teacher


Parents can play an important role supporting their childs piano lessons and their piano teacher. However, about a third of parents do too much and try to take over responsibility for their childs progress, which hinders their childs ability to develop positive learning skills on their own. In contrast, about a third of parents dont do enough, and fail to support and can get in the way of their child's learning. The remaining 1/3 gets it right.

Take the survey below to find out which group you fall into.



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