Just Ask Jennifer Live #6

Today I went live answering the following question on Just Ask Jennifer! Question: Why do you not do make-up lessons? And what do you do instead? Why? You can hear my answers and catch the recording here. Feel free to add your own comments in the thread and share what you do!   Do you have a question you would like answered? (Click picture below) If I don’t have an answer for you, I will do my best to find someone who can help! Coming soon! A new online course that ALL music teachers can benefit from. Whether you are a private music […]

TpT Love Sale!

SHOWING SOME LOVE! It’s February and what is more appropriate than to show some LOVE to teachers with a big SALE?! When you use the code: LOVETPT you can get up to 28% off February 7-8th. A FEW SUGGESTIONS… It’s a great time to check out the Valentine Resources, Lucky Shamrock game and anything else that is on your wish list. Do you do have a music lab station your students use? You may want to check out the Music Lab Task cards as they can save you a TON of time while keeping students more engaged and on task during […]

Just Ask Jennifer Has Moved to a Different Day!

Just Ask Jennifer has moved over to Sunday mornings at 9:00am AZ MST starting, this Sunday, February 12th. Do you have a question you would like answered? Be sure to submit them before Sunday, here. Then join me on Facebook where I will answer a question or two live. Not sure what Just Ask Jennifer is? Check out some past episodes here. If I don’t have an answer to your question, I will find someone who can help!

#KindnessNation- Have You Heard of It?

Have you heard of the #kindnessnation hashtag going around on TpT yet? Last week hundreds of TpT followers flooded the site with FREE resources you can use with your students. At first, I didn’t think I would have time to pull something together but that morning it dawned on me what I could do! So I quickly put together a fun resource to encourage kindness in your studios or classrooms. With this resource it doesn’t matter what or where you teach! Secret Student compliment cards are meant to encourage kindness. How you use them is really up to you but […]

2017 MusicEdConnect.com Conference

  Did you hear? The 2017 MusicEdConnect.com conference is almost here. With 20 presenters it’s BIGGER than ever! It begins Wednesday, February 1st and goes through Saturday, February 4th. The benefits of online conferences are many. Here are my top 3… You can watch in your PJ’s! You can watch live or at your convenience or both! (more on this later) No travel expenses MusicEdConnect.com has something for everyone. Check out the session details here. There are two registration options to choose from. A full access pass give you the opportunity to tune in live when you can and also catch the […]

Be Our Guest: Top 10 Tips to Help the Independent Teacher From Burnout

There are certain times a year where burnout tends to show its face a little more. Winter tends to be one of those times so this guest post couldn’t have been more well timed. I am excited to have Laurabeth Roundy, a private piano, violin, viola and fiddle teacher in Arlington, WA be my guest and share with us her top 10 tips on helping independent teachers from burning out. If you have some additional tips, feel free to leave them in the comments as we can all benefit from them. Take it away Laurabeth… One topic discussed among my music teacher […]

2017 Survey Winners!

  A HUGE thank you to all of you who took some time to leave valuable feedback from my 2017 survey. I couldn’t believe the response and I am so grateful for it! This helps me to help you in what you want from me this year and years to come. I hope you enjoyed the small token of my appreciation and able to use it with your students. Before I announce the winners, I wanted to let you know that I didn’t add anyone to my mailing list that wasn’t already subscribed. So if you left your email for […]