To educate ECC Teachers to fully understand
How to explain and discuss Suzuki, Dalcroze, Kodaly, Orff and Traditional Teaching Method how it applies to everyday life and to the teaching of their instrument.
How to demonstrate successfully in their own playing the application of the teaching approach.
How to demonstrate the Teaching Points of the Repertoire on their instrument, and explain why any given point is taught in a particular way.
Teacher Training Syllabus
Intensive study of philosophy.
Intensive individual study of the instrument, focusing on the Technique, Tone Production and Sound needed to teach young children. Candidates should have the ability to play competently outside the Repertoire.
Step-by-step mastery of Teaching Points in the Repertoire and of the Psychology of Teaching.
Structure of Individual and Group lessons.
Observation of Individual and Group lessons given by recognised ECC Teachers.
Lectures and discussions on Child Development, with particular regard to the parent/child relationship.