Articles about music education


Learning music early can make your child a better reader

Last updated: 11/12/2018

Learning music early can make your child a better reader November 8, 2018 by Anita Collins And Misty Adoniou, The Conversation As we look to improve the reading outcomes of our...

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Updated: 2016 Workbooks for Building and Evaluating Effective Music Education - NAfME

Last updated: 11/12/2018

In 2016, NAfME updated the two Workbooks for Building and Evaluating Effective Music Education – one for general music classrooms and one for ensembles. The Workbooks continue...

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Workshop: Mental Health and Well-being in the Music Teaching Environment

Last updated: 11/11/2018

Mental Health and Well-being in the Music Teaching Environment - workshop led by Kristina Takashina. This CPD is about delivering inclusive practice in our music provision to...

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3 Ways It Takes a Community to Develop Great Music Program ·

Last updated: 11/11/2018

I have had the pleasure of meeting thousands of music educators while speaking at our nation’s music educator conventions this year. These teachers all are consistently and...

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Personal Reflections of Music in a PRU by Sarah Wilson

Last updated: 11/10/2018

MAC Makes Music music leader, Sarah Wilson, talks about her experiences of working with children and young people with Social, Emotional and Mental Health difficulties. MAC...

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Risk of Under-Representation in the Music Industry

Last updated: 11/10/2018

New Musicians’ Union research shows many parts of the UK are at risk of under-representation in the music industry, as lower income families are priced out of music...

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Sound Sense members' Bulletin Board

Last updated: 11/10/2018

Sound Sense held its AGM on 22 November in York. This was an AGM that brought plenty of changes as Sam Dunkley, who has been on the Sound Sense Board for a full seven years, and...

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Music Technology in a 21st Century Economy - NAfME

Last updated: 11/10/2018

Over  the last several years, NAfME has been listening to its members on the need to adapt curricula to today’s evolving job market. We know that music education leads many...

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3 Reasons Why Brain Research Should Guide Arts Scheduling in Schools - NAfME

Last updated: 11/09/2018

There have been more studies of the brain completed in the past twenty years than perhaps the past 200 years combined.  We all have more access to knowledge about how humans...

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Music Mark CEO announces next steps | Music Mark

Last updated: 11/09/2018

Bridget Whyte, the Chief Executive of Music Mark, announced her vision for the organisation’s next steps during the Music Mark Annual Conference in Warwickshire this Saturday....

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