Current Documents

Music in schools: where words finish, music begins

http://community.tes.co.uk/ofsted_resources/b/weblog/archive/2014/06/16/music-in-schools-where-words-finish-music-begins.aspx

Does the school have an up to date Music Plan which is a response to the recommendations set out in recent key documents?

Here is an audit document for a primary school produced by Make Music Swindon to assist you.  Click on the nugget on the left

 

Some documents to consider:

Music in schools: sound Partnerships (Ofsted Oct 2012)
http://www.ofsted.gov.uk/resources/music-schools-sound-partnerships

Music in schools: promoting good practice (Ofsted September 2012)
http://www.ofsted.gov.uk/resources/suject-professional-development-materials-music-schools- promoting-good-practice

Muisc in schools: wider still and wider (Ofsted March 2012)
http://www.ofsted.gov.uk/resources/music-schools-wider-still-and-wider

The Importance of Music: A National Plan for Music Education (DfE Feb 2011)
https://www.education.gov.uk/publications/standard/AllPublications/Page1/DFE-00086-2011

Music in Schools: sound partnerships – Eight effective music education partnershipshttp://www.musicalbridges.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/Music-in-schools-sound-partnerships-case-study-booklet.pdf

Secondary School Review

This was a reort undertaken by Paul Rowe on behalf of Swindon Music Service November 2012