The NWMMEH is committed to ensuring all children and young people have the opportunity to access the highest quality musical opportunities and education.
Benefits of Music Education – Reports and Links
10 Things schools should know about learning music:
A digest of Institute of Education research and its impact on policy and government thinking:
Summary of Professor Sue Hallam’s 2001 report The Power of Music – focus on psychological/neurological / educational effects of music:
Article in Music Teacher on Professor Sue Hallam’s Power of Music research:
The social benefits of music:
The Ofsted report Music in Schools - Sound Partnerships (Oct 2012) highlights the responsibility of schools to invest in good partnership working with external music specialists to offer a good music education.
The impact of music making outside of school and with particular groups of young people: