Overview

At Shankar Mahadevan Academy, we believe that music education is essential to everyone. At the heart of this are the educators themselves.  The Teacher Training program teaches our unique pedagogy to potential educators who are looking to spread the Joy of Music through teaching. 

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Prerequisites:

  • Good Grasp of Sur and Laya. Ability to Sing with a Tanpura.
  • Knowledge of Chosen Genre of Music
  • The should have the ability to sing in perfect Sur and mature vocal technique, Swara Vistar,Chhota Khayal and Bada Khayal with self composed Aalap, Taan in at least 15 Ragas,  knowledge of Dhrupad and Tarana, ability to compose Sargam Geet and songs in any of the Ragas learnt. The performance skills need to be ably supported by theoretical knowledge of Ragas and related concepts
  • Enthusiasm for Teaching
  • Openness and Curiosity to Learn

Overview:

This course is for teachers who are interested in taking the first step towards teaching music. The basic Teacher Certification Course will allow potential teachers to assess their teaching skills, learn to align with the vision of Shankar Mahadev...  

Topics covered:
  • What can you Teach ?
  • Music Education - Vision and Motivation
  • Higher order thinking skills
  • Course Details
  • Differentiated Learning for Learning Styles
  • Differentiated Learning for Student Learning Levels
  • Higher Order Thinking Skills - Teaching Theory
  • Teaching for Creativity
  • Teaching Methodology - Hindustani Vocals (Part 1)
  • Teaching Methodology - Hindustani Vocals (Part 2)
  • Teaching Online - Teaching Aids and Best Practices
  • Teaching Online - Giving Feedback, Assessment, Evaluation and Grading
  • Preparing for a Class
  • Conducting a Mock Class
Prerequisites:

  • Good Grasp of Sur and Laya. Ability to Sing with a Tanpura.
  • Knowledge of Chosen Genre of Music
  • Able to sing Manodharma Sangeet in Carnatic
  • Enthusiasm for Teaching
  • Openness and Curiosity to Learn

Overview:

This course is for teachers who are interested in taking the first step towards teaching music. The basic Teacher Certification Course will allow potential teachers to assess their teaching skills, learn to align with the vision of Shankar Mahadev...  

Topics covered:
  • What Can You Teach?
  • Music Education - Vision and Motivation
  • Differentiated Learning for Learning Styles
  • Differentiated Learning for Student Learning Levels
  • Higher Order Thinking Skills - Teaching Theory
  • Teaching for Creativity
  • Teaching Methodology - Carnatic Vocals (Part 1 and 2 )
  • Teaching Online
  • Preparing for a Class
  • Conducting a Mock Class
Prerequisites:

  • Good Grasp of Sur (Melody) and Laya (Rhythm)
  • Knowledge of Chosen Genre of Music
  • Enthusiasm for Teaching
  • Openness and Curiosity to Learn

Students will be expected to submitted an application and appear for an interview (online) to assess their expertise on subject matter. Students will be qualified only after clearing the interview. 

Overview:

This course is for teachers who are interested in taking the first step towards teaching music. The basic Teacher Certification Course will allow potential teachers to assess their teaching skills, learn to align with the vision of Shankar Mahadev...  

Topics covered:
  • What can you Teach ?
  • Music Education - Vision and Motivation
  • Differentiated Learning for Learning Styles
  • Differentiated Learning for Student Learning Levels
  • Higher Order Thinking Skills - Teaching Theory
  • Teaching for Creativity
  • Teaching Aids and Best Practices
  • Preparing for a Class
  • Conducting a Mock Class