Individually and together (including with the ISM through the #CanDoMusic campaign), Music Mark and the Music Teachers’ Association (MTA) have worked hard to provide training, resources and guidance across the UK for over eighteen months, helping music teachers to find innovative…
We are very excited to announce that Teaching Notes, the MTA Podcast, has been shortlisted in the Music & Drama Education Awards 2022, for Outstanding Music Education Resource!
As schools across the UK reopen for the new academic year this Autumn, the partners who created the #CanDoMusic campaign are calling on everyone to champion music as part of every child’s education.
Following the publishing of the Government report and call for evidence (6 August 2021), it has been announced that a new expert advisory panel has been assembled to help produce a new national plan.
Today, Ofsted have published their long-awaited research review, exploring ‘factors that influence the quality of music education in schools in England.’ The Music Teachers’ Association welcomes this important contribution to the ongoing discussions around curriculum music
Of one thing I have no doubt, that MTA wants to deliver opportunities and access for all, allowing every child access to life-changing experiences. This is why we are so passionate about exploring ways in which we can work together to provide giant networks of collaborative opportunity.
‘The MMC takes as its starting point the ambition that every young person should be able to experience music and to make progress. It is founded on the belief that music enriches individual lives as well as a school’s wider community’.
MTA, Music Mark and ISM have released a joint statement on the #CanDoMusic site after Friday’s release of the MMC.
The new Model Music Curriculum has been released on Friday March 26th 2021 at 9:30am by the Department for Education.
The Music Teachers’ Association has sent a letter to English Secretary of State for Education, Gavin Williamson, urging a rethink to reinstate bursaries for music teacher trainees.