1. Effective Pedagogy, Philosophy, and Practice
Students will function as competent educators with a secure grasp of effective pedagogical practice grounded in sound teaching philosophy and carefully considered curricular and instructional priorities.
2. Effective Communication
Students will demonstrate effective interpersonal and communication skills, especially the ability to connect with students.
3. Music Teaching Strategies and Materials
Students will demonstrate a knowledge of a broad array of skills, strategies, methodologies, and materials related to music teaching.
4. Professional Development
Students will demonstrate the ability to be open, reflective practitioners.