Tagged with Education

2018 – a great start!

This year looks to be big as Mr Tim and Ms Nath’ (pronounced Nat) started with our exciting project of the “CHILDREN’S ROCK OPERA” with the Tuggeranong Arts Centre. We started with our first week workshop which ended with an unexpected mini musical written and performed by the students in just a few days! We … Continue reading

Presenting at the ACTmen conference

Last Friday, I joined my fellow colleagues at CIT in Woden for the ACT Music Educators Network (ACTmen) conference. Dr Anita Collins was the guest speaker and she gave us loads of information about the link between neuroscience and musicians. You can hear a ‘brainy’ radio interview with her, here.  I was asked to present to my fellow educators … Continue reading

Food for thought on education

This is a favourite TED talk of mine. Sir Ken Robinson presents a thought provoking look at the education system and the current trend of education reform. The full talk is worth the time. Here is the edited version with great cartoons illustrations to aid the presentation.