The Song Room is celebrating a win for the arts following last month’s long awaited endorsement of the Australian Curriculum: The Arts, which is scheduled for roll out across Australia soon.
Music makes kids brighter. Yet three in four Australian children still have nothing but air to play. Simply text SONGROOM to 1999 7664 to donate $5 and help put real instruments in the hands of children who need them.
A new ARTS:LIVE course, Music Industry Insight, has just gone live on the site. This collection of resources features some of Australia’s most prominent musicians sharing their expertise.
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Approximately three in four Australian children are currently missing out on music education in schools. Learn more
Australian children from low-income households on average don’t do as well at school as those from homes with higher incomes. Learn more
Indigenous children are less likely to take part in early childhood education, which makes their first year of school all the harder. Learn more
Many Australian children face long-term disadvantage from poor access to quality education resources. The Song Room provides programs to help improve the school grades and confidence of children in some of the most disadvantaged groups. Learn more
Research shows that involvement of students in arts and music programs has been shown to increase academic achievement Learn more
Our music and arts-based programs have been independently proven to help increase children’s literacy and numeracy levels at school. Learn more
The Song Room works in partnership with local Indigenous communities through their local schools to tailor programs based on their specific needs. Learn more