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 →
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 →
Semester one was tough without a doubt! Not only did The Song Room survive, but I believe we thrived. Remote learning looked different in every school we work with, and the team adapted to each school’s needs with creativity and commitment. Providing remote learning is not new to us. We have been doing this work for many […] Read full article →
It gives me a great deal of pleasure to share with you that the Australian Labor Party has committed to invest $4,980,000 in The Song Room to support Arts Learning across the country should it win government on May 18. This incredible opportunity would enable The Song Room to build the capacity, capability and […] Read full article →