Category: How to Become a Piano Teacher

Level Up Your Piano Lessons This Summer by Taking This Online Teacher Program

Level Up Your Piano Lessons This Summer by Taking This Online Teacher Program Online teacher program for piano teachers

I know what you’re thinking. The last thing you want to do during your summer break is to go “back to school.” As a piano teacher myself, I know how much I look forward to these few months off that allow me to unwind, reflect, and relax from the school year. However, I also spend […]

I’M PREGNANT! All About Baby Boykin and What This Means For The Cascade Method

I’M PREGNANT! All About Baby Boykin and What This Means For The Cascade Method

If you’ve been following along on any of my social media, you’ve heard the news… I’m PREGNANT! Let me just say, I’m finally pregnant and my husband and I could not be happier. I’ve never been more happy in my entire life!  I’ve mentioned in a previous blog post that I’ve lost two babies through […]

A Guide to Online Piano Lessons: What You Need to Know

A Guide to Online Piano Lessons: What You Need to Know

My heart aches as I continue to hear the news of COVID-19 sweeping the entire world. I know we all are experiencing a little bit of uncertainty during this pandemic, but if there’s one thing I think a lot of us are realizing it’s that the internet is holding our lives together as we experience […]

The Top Three Teaching Methods Every Piano Teacher Needs

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The sole intention of The Cascade Method has always been to teach students a fun way to learn piano. I love coming up with new ways to integrate easier learning techniques so that each student becomes a piano lover! Here are the top three teaching methods every piano teacher needs.  Throughout my piano teaching career, […]

A Message For The Piano Teacher: You’re More Important Than You Think

A Message For The Piano Teacher: You’re More Important Than You Think

It takes a special type of person to be a piano teacher. It’s not always easy and it’s not always fun but it is always rewarding. I have a message for all the piano teachers out there- a message you need to hear to remind yourself how important you really are.  This is a topic […]

Helping Your Students Find Passion In Piano

Helping Your Students Find Passion In Piano

Being a teacher isn’t easy. Regardless of what you teach, it takes a special person to guide others to understand something new. Anyone can play by the book but how does that help your students find passion in the piano?  It’s hard enough to teach in a way that gets through to your students, but […]

Why Your Students May Need a Mini NoteMatch

Why Your Students May Need a Mini NoteMatch

If there’s one thing I’ve learned in my years of teaching, it’s that if one person has a certain question or challenge, there are more people who struggle with that same thing. That’s exactly why I created the mini version of the best piano reading tool, NoteMatch! Read along to discover if your students need […]

NOW is the Time to Join This Piano Training Program

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Setting expectations and resolutions for a new year is always super exciting and motivating. However, how long do you normally make it until you fall behind on all your “big plans?” We all do it. We feel the hype from everyone else and we decide to put a million different new things on our plate, […]

The Ultimate Gift You Can Give to Yourself, Your Students, and Your Studio

The Ultimate Gift You Can Give to Yourself, Your Students, and Your Studio Piano Teacher Program

As Christmas comes to a close and everyone gets ready to bring in the new year, we’re here to shed some light on the ultimate gift for all the piano teachers out there. We’re still feeling the Christmas spirit, but we’re also getting ready for big things in 2020. Piano teachers, this is the best […]

EXCITING NEWS: A Cascade Method Piano Book Collection Coming 2020!

EXCITING NEWS: A Cascade Method Piano Book Collection Coming 2020!

You know how they say a lot can happen in the last 90 days of the year? Well, The Cascade Method is experiencing that first-hand! We are thrilled to announce that come January there will be THREE NEW BOOKS to pair with The Cascade Method Piano Theory Book! In 2o2o, we will officially have a […]

Grab your Free Christmas-Themed Piano Worksheets!

Grab your Free Christmas-Themed Piano Worksheets!

Can you believe it’s December?! You know what this means… the month of December calls for FREE Christmas-themed piano worksheets! Grab your free worksheets below! We only ask of you one thing in return…  Did someone say Christmas-themed Piano Worksheets? You betcha! If you’re new around here, The Cascade Method prides itself on teaching piano […]

The Best College Side Job (and you’ll make good money)

The Best College Side Job (and you’ll make good money)

Hey- girl who’s bussing tables at the local sports bar or nannying twin toddlers on a Saturday night through college, this message is for you. I’m going to introduce you to the best college side job you can have while getting your degree. What if I were to tell you there’s a way that you […]