Christine Goodner

Christine Goodner

Christine Goodner is a Suzuki Violin, Viola & Suzuki Early Childhood Education teacher in Hillsboro, OR. She has experienced all sides of the Suzuki triangle: as a student from the age of 3, parent to two daughters and as a teacher. Christine is currently serving on the board of the Oregon Suzuki Association, is Co-Director of the Oregon Suzuki Institute and is the author of the Suzuki licensed book, Beyond the Music Lesson: Habits of Successful Suzuki Families. Christine writes, speaks, and podcasts on a regular basis about teaching and learning music; you can follow her work at

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Parents as Partners Exciting Things Ahead for 2020

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14th International Research Symposium on Talent Education Why This Event Cant be Missed

14th International Research Symposium on Talent Education: Why This Event Can’t be Missed

Artistry Inspiration and Suzuki Parenting An Interview with Rachel Barton Pine

Artistry, Inspiration and Suzuki Parenting: An Interview with Rachel Barton Pine

Reflections on My First SAA Conference

September 18, 2013 by Christine Goodner

I am a goal setting type of person—perhaps it’s a result of being a Suzuki violin student since the age of three. I love making goals, working to meet them, and sometimes, revising them along the way. Looking forward to… Read more ▶


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