A warm welcome to Ruth Earp, who joins us today as Education Projects Administrator.
In their 2012 report ‘Wider Still and Wider’ Ofsted highlighted the need for schools to ‘teach music musically.’ But what does that really mean? During this half day course you will explore the concept of ‘musical’ teaching through practical music-making activities, video case studies, action learning sessions and peer-to-peer discussion. You will gain lots of […]
MES Director Liz Stafford has been published in the latest issue of MMA Ensemble Magazine. MMA members can read ‘The Importance of CPD for Music Teachers’ in the Spring 2013 issue (No. 89).
We are really delighted to be working with Sefton Music Education Partnership on Phase One of their Singing Strategy. For more information about SMEP visit http://www.smep.org.uk/
Places are still available for ‘Become a Singing School’, a course run by Music Education Solutions in association with Sing Up and Staffordshire Performing Arts. Come along to SPA in Stafford on 14th March to learn how to get your whole school singing! Visit www.singup.org/book-training for more details and to book your place.
Elizabeth Stafford will be delivering two ‘Become a Singing School’ courses on behalf of Sing Up. These will take place from 1pm-4pm, on Thursday 14th February at Burton-on-Trent Teacher Centre and Thursday 14th March at Staffordshire Performing Arts. These courses are open to everyone, not just Sing Up members, so visit http://www.singup.org/book-training/ to book your […]
Elizabeth Stafford will be running a Sing-Up Course entitled ‘Sing to Support the Curriculum’ on Thursday 7th February at Staffordshire Performing Arts, Stafford 1pm-4pm. This course is open to all schools and teachers, not just those who are Sing Up members. Visit http://www.singup.org/book-training/ to book your place.
Today’s ABCD Education Day has unfortunately had to be postponed due to the adverse weather conditions. This event will now take place on Saturday 20th April 10am-4pm, with the venue being announced shortly. Liz Stafford from MES Ltd will be leading sessions on Improving your Singing Voice, Developing your School Choir, Singing in the Curriculum, […]
Our director, Elizabeth Stafford, will be leading the ABCD Education Day at The Coton Centre, Tamworth next Saturday 19th January from 10am-4pm. This day is open to anyone who is interested in leading singing with young people, whatever level of experience. Visit http://www.abcd.org.uk/events/abcd-events to download a booking form for this event.
We will be delivering Sing Up courses throughout January, February and March in the Stoke and Staffordshire areas. Visit http://www.singup.org/book-training/ for further details.