The children I am working with are responding to positively. They are very keen to learn new music and don’t not feel threatened to play. They enjoy the ‘have a go’ and ‘just play’ strategy.
This week the MF team have been busy!
Take a look at our response to the Government Spending Review
We enjoyed reading about how one teacher in Canada got involved with the Find Your Voice approach and how it changed her thoughts about what she does in her classroom and how and why she does it.
This article about the rise in mental heath disorders in children and young people got us thinking about the part that music might be able to play in preventing this trend from continuing.
On Wednesday, Abi visited Morpeth School in London and heard why these year 7 students think music is important
Fran was at The Academies Show talking about the importance of CPD for teachers with Teach First and others
Kevin and Abi met with Jonny from Yamaha at their flagship London store
Anna caught up with her former student Jonathan to ask what he feels music means to him
And we launched our #hiddenmusicians campaign to celebrate the importance of music in all our lives, no matter what we do or where we are!