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Christmas in EYFS: The Nutcracker

Christmas in EYFS: The Nutcracker

This term, I have had the pleasure of returning to Reception Class for the first time in twenty years. I’m… Continue reading Christmas in EYFS: The Nutcracker

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An international perspective on the Trinity CME

An international perspective on the Trinity CME

The Level 4 Certificate for Music Educators was originally conceived as part of the National Plan for Music Education in… Continue reading An international perspective on the Trinity CME

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Curriculum for Wales – An innovation in music education.

Curriculum for Wales – An innovation in music education.

In January of this year, the new Curriculum for Wales was released, in advance of schools having to adopt it… Continue reading Curriculum for Wales – An innovation in music education.

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Adventures in Home Learning

Adventures in Home Learning

Like a large proportion of the rest of the world, I am currently attempting to run a home school whilst… Continue reading Adventures in Home Learning

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Music & Curriculum for Excellence (CfE)

Music & Curriculum for Excellence (CfE)

Scotland’s Curriculum for Excellence (CfE) aims to provide a broad general education by placing learners at the heart of their… Continue reading Music & Curriculum for Excellence (CfE)

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The Deep Dive Effect

The Deep Dive Effect

The new inspection framework has suddenly put music back on the map in a major way, which puts me in… Continue reading The Deep Dive Effect

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What does a successful singing strategy look like?

What does a successful singing strategy look like?

In the (soon to be ‘refreshed’) National Plan for Music Education in England, music hubs were tasked with the core… Continue reading What does a successful singing strategy look like?

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Why don’t Primary Schools teach music?

Why don’t Primary Schools teach music?

I see you clicked on my provocative title! Well done! I look forward to receiving the Twitter comments from all… Continue reading Why don’t Primary Schools teach music?

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Building capacity and expertise through partnership

Building capacity and expertise through partnership

This case study was first presented at the Music Mark 2019 Conference on Thursday 21st November 2019 by Dr Elizabeth… Continue reading Building capacity and expertise through partnership

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