Music for Teens Episode 1-3 “Are the Teenagers Alright?” is now live! With the one year anniversary of remote learning and shutdowns many articles have been written on the status of school-aged children and teens. Depending on who you ask the students are either thriving or they are drowning. Like all things the truth lies somewhere in the middle.
Also addressed in this episode, how we as music teachers in a non-performance elective capacity can reduce stress on students and make them lifelong music lovers and consumers. Music in my opinion should always be a positive experience.
This episode features insights and data i have gathered myself in this brave new world of remote teaching and learning. Remember, this is just me and my situation, and my data has not been peer reviewed. Also, all opinions are my own, take them or leave them.