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CPTP074: Creative Teaching QnA with Tim Topham

By Tim Topham | Classically Trained to Creatively Curious

Feb 10

creative teaching

Creative teaching is obviously something I’m extremely passionate about. I love teaching creative skills to my own students and helping teachers to do the same.

Because of this reputation, piano teachers often come to me with their creative teaching questions. And the same ones come up again and again.

So in today’s show, I’m answering your top questions about creative teaching. How can you get started if you were classically trained? Do you need an iPad to teach creatively? How can you find time in your busy piano lessons for these activities?

Find out all this and more in the episode 74.

Transcript

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In this episode, you’ll learn

  • Why you might be more creative than you think
  • How to find and tap into your own creativity
  • Why you might need to educate the parents first
  • Where to find the time for creativity in piano lessons
  • Why you need to know your goals for students first
  • What to do if you don’t have access to tech and gadgets
  • How to prevent app overwhelm

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Whether you’re at the gym, on the bike or in the car, I know that you and your students will get lots out of what you learn in the long run.

Just make sure you try out some of the ideas before they get lost in the business of your next lessons!

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What’s your burning question about creative teaching?

Was there anything I didn’t answer in today’s podcast? Something you wish I’d answered?

Leave your questions in the comments and I’ll try to help.

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About the Author

Best-known for his blogging and teaching, Tim is also a well-respected presenter, performer and accompanist based in Melbourne, Australia. You can check him out on Google+, Facebook and Twitter.