Welcome to the Uketropolis Gazette!


Meet the Teacher: John Nash

pedagogy corner Aug 01, 2019

John explains the impact of the JHUI Teacher Certification program on his own teaching.

I entered the JHUI Teacher Certification program in the summer 2017 and it had an immediate impact on my teaching. I was not only gaining...

Read full post▸

Tips On How To Be A Goo Ukulele Teacher!

pedagogy corner Jul 02, 2019

This month, Angela Dwyer shares some music teacher ideas she’s learned from her teacher, J. Chalmers Doane.

For me, part of how to be a good ukulele teacher is taking the time to be a student and I am fortunate to be part of the ...

Read full post▸

Meet the Teacher: Cynthia Kinnunen

pedagogy corner Jun 02, 2019

This month, Cynthia Kinnunen shares some thoughts on using the Ukulele in the Classroom methodology with her adult online ukulele lesson students.

As you know, one of the beautiful things about the ukulele is that a wide range of people...

Read full post▸

Ukulele Games!

pedagogy corner May 02, 2019

This month, some ukulele games that will have your students thinking about notes!

By Suzanne Doane

Students love games and it’s a fun way to get a technique across while keeping the class light and lively. Here are some that I like to...

Read full post▸

Meet the Teacher: Kevin Carroll

pedagogy corner Apr 02, 2019

JHUI Level 3 Certified Teacher Kevin Carroll shares his experience with arranging for ukulele ensemble.

By Kevin Carroll

As a proud member of the JHUI Level 3 class of ’15, I still remember the moment when I was just...

Read full post▸

Meet the Teacher: Gary Peare

pedagogy corner Feb 06, 2019

JHUI Level 3 Certified Teacher Gary Peare shares some quick insights into what’s working in his teaching programs.

By Gary Peare

If you're interested in learning the Ukulele online, then you're in the right place, head to our home...

Read full post▸

Ear Training Games - Get Those Ears Working!

pedagogy corner Mar 02, 2018

This month we look at some fun games for incorporating ear training into your classes.

Making music involves a number of different skills, which is why we employ a variety of teaching strategies to help our students learn. A big part...

Read full post▸
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

Stay in the Uke Loop!

Get monthly teaching tips, learning strategies and interesting interviews delivered right to your inbox.