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Improve Your Students’ Practice and Performance Session 4 Your Brain on Practicing

Scott McBride Smith

Improve Your Students’ Practice and Performance Session 4 Your Brain on Practicing

Increase Student Success with Research-Based Practical Tips

Improve Your Students’ Practice and Technic-Building is a 6-session series of short, information-packed presentations focused on building essential skills for robust learning, productive practice, and confident performance.

Each session will highlight research-based practice strategies. But we won’t stop there.
We’ll work together on a range of different exercises and approaches proven to improve student practice habits. You’ll experience a variety of practice methods that aren’t limited to technic-building but also shape expressive interpretation. We'll discuss their application to real-life student performance. You’ll understand how to assimilate them into daily practice.

Session 4 Your Brain on Practicing
You’ll investigate the specifics of brain learning
You’ll understand how to supercharge your students’ learning and reinforce the correct neural pathways
You’ll discover the three categories of practice
We’ll explore how to counteract the “illusion of mastery”
You’ll learn practical problem-solving techniques