Broader minded is brand new advocacy resource on the value of Music Education, produced by the National Association for Music Education. This detailed and thoroughly researched website provides a broad range of evidence based advocacy materials on the impact Music Education has on Cognitive Development, Academic Achievement and links to 21st Century Learning Skills. Click on the “brain” above to access this fantastic resource.
ACARA has now released the new National Curriculum for The Arts. While the curriculum is awaiting final approval it is now available for schools and teachers across Australia to use and plan their implementation. Click on the logo above to go to the Australian Curriculum website and access the document.
The International Society for Music Education (ISME) is holding the 2014 World Conference on Music Education in Porto Alegre, Brazil from 20th to 25th July 2014. The ISME World Conference brings together Music Educators from across the globe to share ideas and celebrate the importance and diversity of Music Education. At ISME 2014 a former member of ASME Qld and friend, Steve Dillon will be honoured with the awarding the Steve Dillon Award for an early career researcher. Click on the link above to find out more about ISME 2014.
Join ASME Today!
Join the Australian Society for Music Education today and become a member of the peak professional organisation for Music Education in Australia. Click on the button below to go to the ASME National webpage and become a member.