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  • Top Ten Tips for Distance Learners

    Top Ten Tips for Distance Learners

    To celebrate our 10th birthday, every month in 2018 we’re publishing our ten top tips for different areas of our work. Drawing on our experience with the Level 4 Certificate for Music Educators, and our suite of online learning courses, this month Dr Elizabeth Stafford presents our top tips for Distance Learning. Distance Learning requires […]

    Posted at 12:46PM on 7th November 2018By mesadmin »Categories Latest News »
  • Music Teacher Awards for Excellence: We’re finalists!

    Music Teacher Awards for Excellence: We’re finalists!

    We were delighted to discover that we had been shortlisted for the prestigious Music Teacher Awards for Excellence, in the Primary/Early Years Music category. This is the first time we have entered the awards, and to be selected as finalists on our very first try is a great honour for us! We feel that this […]

    Posted at 11:50AM on 1st November 2018By mesadmin »Categories Latest News »
  • Understanding Musical Learning: Music v Music Education

    Understanding Musical Learning: Music v Music Education

    Dr Elizabeth Stafford explores themes from Unit 1 of the Level 4 Certificate for Music Educators. Anyone who has spent any amount of time in the company of young people, whether as a parent, teacher or as a passer-by, will instantly recognise that music is extremely important to young people’s lives. Music, like clothing, hairstyles […]

    Posted at 2:23PM on 17th October 2018By mesadmin »Categories Latest News »
  • pBuzz Resource awarded 5 stars by Teach Primary

    pBuzz Resource awarded 5 stars by Teach Primary

    We are delighted to announce that the KS1 Music Teaching Resource which we developed in conjunction with award-winning brass instrument developers Warwick Music Group, has won the Music category of the 2018 Teach Primary Resource Awards with the maximum rating of 5 stars!   Developed with mini-musician’s little hands in mind, the creators of pBuzz, […]

    Posted at 8:26PM on 8th October 2018By mesadmin »Categories Latest News »
  • Birmingham Awards: We’ve been shortlisted!

    Birmingham Awards: We’ve been shortlisted!

    We’re delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted for the Birmingham Awards in the Contribution to Education category! The awards will be decided by a combination of a public vote and a judging panel, and the winners will be announced on 24th November. Please vote for us here: https://www.birminghamawards.co.uk/voting/  

    Posted at 5:58PM on 4th October 2018By mesadmin »Categories Latest News »
  • Top Ten Tips for surviving a year of teaching music

    Top Ten Tips for surviving a year of teaching music

    Every month in 2018 we’re celebrating our 10th birthday by publishing top ten tips for teachers! This month’s – very much tongue-in-cheek – tips are written by Dr Elizabeth Stafford. We hope they make you smile! Set your ground rules early – don’t touch those instruments when I’m speaking, or else!   Appoint some music […]

    Posted at 4:31PM on 21st September 2018By mesadmin »Categories Latest News »
  • Blog: Top Ten Tips for using World Music in the Classroom

    Blog: Top Ten Tips for using World Music in the Classroom

    To celebrate Music Education Solutions® 10th Birthday, we’re posting our top ten tips for different aspects of music education each month during 2018! This month’s Top Ten gives advice on teaching World Music, and is written by guest blogger Mike Simpson of Inspire-Works. Do your research. There are many great resources available on the web […]

    Posted at 11:59AM on 6th July 2018By mesadmin »Categories Latest News »
  • Blog: Top Ten Tips for Leading Singing in the Classroom

    Blog: Top Ten Tips for Leading Singing in the Classroom

    To celebrate Music Education Solutions® 10th Birthday, we’re posting our top ten tips for different aspects of music education each month during 2018! This month’s Top Ten gives advice on leading singing in the classroom, and is written by Dr Elizabeth Stafford. It’s about THEIR singing not YOUR singing. You don’t have to be an […]

    Posted at 1:37PM on 29th June 2018By mesadmin »Categories Latest News »
  • MES 10th Birthday Party Photo Gallery 8th June 2018
    Posted at 7:24PM on 20th June 2018By mesadmin »Categories Latest News »
  • MES celebrates award success!

    MES celebrates award success!

    Music Education Solutions has been nominated for not one, but TWO awards! We are finalists in the Educational Resource Provider of the Year category at the Education Awards, alongside the Shakespeare Schools Foundation and Shoutout UK. Judging has already taken place, and the winner will be announced on 6th July at a ceremony at Edgbaston […]

    Posted at 1:51PM on 17th June 2018By mesadmin »Categories Latest News »