Further music articles
ADDED SEPT 2021
We summarise changes to the EYFS framework that affect music.
ADDED AUGUST 2021
We summarise the key findings from Ofsted’s music subject research review and list key features of ‘high-quality music education’.
ADDED MARCH 2021
We summarise the 2021 Model Music Curriculum (MMC).
ADDED JAN 2021
We explore Ofsted’s subject deep dive and include sample questions for subject leaders.
ADDED APRIL 2021
We explore the world of budgets and include some useful tips and links to get your spending on track.
ADDED OCT 2020
We explore possible options for remote music learning where bubbles and individuals are self-isolating.
UPDATED OCT 2020
While calls for a more diverse curriculum are not new, events this year have brought the issue back sharply into focus. We explore ways to make a meaningful, lasting change to our music curricula, embedding diversity across the curriculum.
ADDED AUG 2020
With a new academic year on the horizon, we explore ways to keep languages firmly on the timetable, alongside the practicalities of running a full languages curriculum in a COVID-safe fashion.
ADDED MARCH 2020
We explore the pros and pitfalls of creating progression documents for music, including examples from both organisations and schools.
ADDED JAN 2020
We explore the implications of the government’s Character Education Framework for music.