In addition to the SAA Short Term Teacher Training courses listed, we are very pleased to be able to offer additional courses for teachers and parents.
No video auditions are required for any of these courses!
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- Enjoying the teenage years!
- Building Successful Practice Habits
- Students Who Learn Differently
- “The Journey Begins. . .”
- “Parent-Teacher Power!”
- “I want to QUIT!”
- “The Competition Factor; Healthy or Hurtful?”
This one-time, one-hour class for teachers includes helpful hints and techniques on how to effectively teach your students to listen to pitch, and use different tuning techniques while they use tuners or pegs, and how to install strings.
This class does not conflict in time with any string teacher training courses.
- Saturday, June 17
- Saturday, June 24
This course is an introduction to Dr. Suzuki’s philosophy and its application to Suzuki education.
For parents, teachers, perspective teachers and others, this new course provides an inspiring, in-depth look at the Suzuki approach to teaching and learning.
For teachers, ECC serves as the required first course in the Suzuki Association of the Americas’ Teacher Development Program.
In addition to exploring the elements of the Suzuki approach and its far-reaching goals, it includes an introduction to learning styles, history of the development of Suzuki education, the role of parents, the importance of Suzuki pedagogical training, and an overview of the Suzuki Association of the Americans’ role in supporting teachers and parents. A fast-paced, engaging and inspiring program, ECC includes new video materials and SAA-developed courseware and provides each participant with useful reference materials for later study. In order to register the course with the SAA, a participant needs to attend all 6 hours.
Saturday, June 17
Class: 1:30 – 4:30