With several online events happening over the course of the next month, I thought this might be a good time to highlight those along with a few useful resources on participating in professional development.
A week from today is the start of the virtual MTNA National Conference (Saturday, March 13-17). It’s not too late to register!
New effort vs. Old effort (Seth Godin)
On old conferencing vs. new conferencing.
8 Tips for Making the Most of a Virtual Conference (Natalie Weber | Music Matters Blog)
My favorite post on virtual conferencing to date!
Tonara’s INSPIRED Summit 2021 will be on Saturday, March 13 from
The ticket list price is $10-$15 but if you use this link you can get 20% off ($8-$12).
What We Can Learn from Considering One’s Ideal Piano Teacher Life (Joy Morin | Color in My Piano)
Getting Value from Professional Development with Amy Comparetto, episode 172 (Tim Topham |The Top Cast podcast)
Nicola’s Turboboost event will be from March 29th – April 2.
This 5-day event is designed to help give a refresh before gearing into the final weeks of the school term. While it’s 5 days, it will only be 3 hours a day (10 am-1 pm EST), and the guest speaker sessions are 15-minutes so they will be easy to absorb.
My session will be on the final day. It’s called:
Reset and Refresh: Tiding Tips for Studio Teachers
Enjoy a workspace that is always fresh and orderly by implementing a simple, consistent, and sustainable tidying routine. Four specific time points, a small checklist, and an incremental (but minimal) time commitment will be your steps for a well-kept studio.
Use the code PANTRY to get a $10 discount ($59 instead of $69)
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