Penny’s Blog

  • Our Star Wars Themed Practice Incentive for Winter-Spring 2016

    Our Star Wars Themed Practice Incentive for Winter-Spring 2016

    Yes I do use practice incentives in my piano teaching studio. I know sometimes choosing prizes from prize boxes for completed assignments feels like bribery. And counting points earned through practicing using M & M’s or Sweethearts or Candy Corn runs the risk of encouraging consumption of sugared junk food. …Read More »
  • FIRST WEEK OF PIANO TEACHING SEPTEMBER 2015

    FIRST WEEK OF PIANO TEACHING SEPTEMBER 2015

    Every start of a new piano year brings excitement and fond greetings from parents and students returning to lessons after a summer vacation break.  And this year included flowers, homemade cards and even peanut butter cookies!  But for students who took most of the summer off, that first walk in …Read More »
  • First Blog Post Webpage

    First Blog Post Webpage

    Welcome to blog post number 1 and an official launch of a redesigned Penny Lazarus Piano Studio website. My website guru (and fabulous actor for Theatre in the Open) Missy Chabot and I decided to recreate my website using WordPress so that it is easier for me to make changes …Read More »