Two new board members join The Song Room – an award-winning performer and a First Nations education advocate.
We are thrilled to announce that Ali McGregor and Hayley McQuire will join our Board of Directors with a commitment to bridging the education equity gap faced by Australian children experiencing disadvantage. The two passionate leaders bring a wealth of experience and expertise from the Arts and Education sectors to The Song Room. Ali McGregor […] Read full article →
Despite the enduring variables as a result of COVID-19, The Song Room is very pleased to be kicking off the new year with some fantastic new funding for The Song Room. Our long time collaborators Lotterywest will support two new Song Room projects that will enable us to produce additional Deadly Arts resources for ARTS:LIVE and deliver after-school programs in six […] Read full article →
This week, The Song Room and Guitars Gathering Dust visited students at Collingwood English Language School (CELS) – Craigieburn Campus, bringing 20 refurbished guitars for students to use in the new year. Students at CELS Craigieburn have been learning how to play the ukulele and sing in their Song Room program this year. Many of […] Read full article →
This year we have been reminded of what it is to be challenged, and why it is so important to support one another with compassion and courage in difficult times. Joy, connection, and hope are more than seasonal sentiments, they are ideals that can change lives. This festive season, as we recover from a year […] Read full article →
On 28 October, students from across Australia joined soprano and cabaret star Ali McGregor for our Children’s Week virtual event, Celebrating Creativity and Connection! The virtual event, which The Song Room hosted with the support of a2 Milk, celebrates students’ learning and achievements in 2020. Students have been working hard with their Teaching Artists […] Read full article →
Can you believe there is only one term left of 2020? This extraordinary year has seen a global pandemic cause the largest disruption to our education system in history. It is natural to feel worried about all that our students have lost and missed out on so far this year. But what if we chose […] Read full article →