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 →
Australian children need your help. Independent research confirms that students who participated in a regular music program for 12 months have increased confidence, feel better about themselves, come to school more often and caught up academically. Australian schools try to deliver the best possible outcomes for their students but they are compelled to juggle too […] Read full article →
On Wednesday night’s star-studded ARIA Awards, Scott Maxwell from Mount Gambier, South Australia was presented with the 2018 ARIA Music Teacher of the Year Award, sponsored by Telstra! Scott is a pivotal figure in the Mount Gambier music community, not only going above and beyond for his own students in his role at Grant High […] Read full article →
I would like to introduce you to Ben. He is 8-years-old and in Year 3. At school, the other kids wouldn’t talk to Ben. He felt vulnerable and avoided talking to them. For a long time, Ben felt isolated and didn’t want to go to school to learn. However, he also faced challenges at home. […] Read full article →
2018 ARIA Music Teacher of the Year Nominees Announced The Song Room and ARIA are incredibly excited to announce the nominees for the 2018 ARIA Music Teacher of the Year Award, sponsored by Telstra. We’re extremely proud to be partnered with ARIA for this award, to celebrate the exceptional influence Australia’s music educators have on our kids and […] Read full article →
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