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  • MES is now an Artsmark Partner!

    Artsmark is the creative quality standard for schools and education settings, awarded by Arts Council England, recognising their commitment to high quality arts and cultural education. Music Education Solutions® is proud to be supporting schools and education settings on their Artsmark journey, inspiring children and young people to create, experience, and participate in great arts […]

    Posted at 9:18AM on 9th December 2019 » By : » Categories : Latest News » Comments Off on MES is now an Artsmark Partner!
  • 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 Stafford of Music Education Solutions® and Dr Graham Cox of Jersey Music Service. _________________________________________________________________________ The Partners Jersey Music Service is funded and overseen by Jersey Government’s Department for Education. Its function is to provide instrumental […]

    Posted at 1:43PM on 22nd November 2019 » By : » Categories : Latest News » Comments Off on Building capacity and expertise through partnership
  • Whole Class Ensemble Teaching – a partnership between schools & hubs?

    How can we reignite the partnership between schools and hubs in the design and delivery of WCET?

    Posted at 1:11PM on 23rd September 2019 » By : » Categories : Latest News » Comments Off on Whole Class Ensemble Teaching – a partnership between schools & hubs?
  • CME Blog: Safeguarding in Music Education

    Dr Elizabeth Stafford explores themes from Unit 6 of the Level 4 Certificate for Music Educators. In the UK term safeguarding refers to the processes of keeping children and vulnerable adults safe from harm. This includes: Protecting children from maltreatment Preventing impairment of children’s health or development Ensuring that children grow up in circumstances consistent […]

    Posted at 2:28PM on 8th July 2019 » By : » Categories : Latest News » Comments Off on CME Blog: Safeguarding in Music Education
  • CME Blog: What is inclusion?

    Dr Elizabeth Stafford explores themes from Unit 5 of the Level 4 Certificate for Music Educators. ‘Educational inclusion is about equal opportunities for all pupils, whatever their age, gender, ethnicity, attainment and background.  It pays particular attention to the provision made for, and the achievement of, different groups of pupils within a school.  An educationally […]

    Posted at 11:43PM on 9th June 2019 » By : » Categories : Latest News » Comments Off on CME Blog: What is inclusion?
  • 10 reasons why you should study the CME with us…

    1.We were the very first centre to be validated – number 000001! We therefore have more experience running this programme than anyone else in the UK or internationally. 2. We provided the original Distance Learning option for this qualification, and have been supporting learners to work towards the CME remotely from the very start. 3. […]

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  • CME Blog: What is Professional Development?

    Dr Elizabeth Stafford explores themes from Unit 3 of the Level 4 Certificate for Music Educators. Professional development is the means by which you maintain your skills and knowledge relating to your professional role once your initial training is completed. Whether you have a PhD in Education, or no formal qualifications at all, you will […]

    Posted at 6:58PM on 4th May 2019 » By : » Categories : Latest News » Comments Off on CME Blog: What is Professional Development?
  • CME goes International!

    The Level 4 Certificate for Music Educators (Trinity CME) is now available internationally through Music Education Solutions.

    Posted at 1:21PM on 19th April 2019 » By : » Categories : Latest News » Comments Off on CME goes International!
  • CME Blog: Positive Behaviour Techniques

    Dr Elizabeth Stafford explores themes from Unit 4 of the Level 4 Certificate for Music Educators. How can we promote positive behaviour in music lessons? In our first blog on this subject, we considered the importance of behaviour policies in formal educational environments such as schools and colleges. Therefore the first answer to the question […]

    Posted at 7:39AM on 1st April 2019 » By : » Categories : Latest News » Comments Off on CME Blog: Positive Behaviour Techniques
  • CME Blog: Promoting Positive Behaviour

    Dr Elizabeth Stafford explores themes from Unit 4 of the Level 4 Certificate for Music Educators. Why is it important to promote positive behaviour? The question ‘why is it important to promote positive behaviour’ may seem an obvious one; of course we need positive behaviour from our pupils, or they will not learn anything, and […]

    Posted at 7:25AM on 1st April 2019 » By : » Categories : Latest News » Comments Off on CME Blog: Promoting Positive Behaviour