teaching creativity in schools

Music ed isn’t a luxury. All of our children should be learning music

By Leon R de Bruin

Learning music can increase thinking skills, enrich strategies for learning and creativity, and enhance connections across subjects. We keep discovering more reasons to foreground music education in our schools. So why haven’t state governments acted to support music education and reform? As I see it, music education has now been in the ‘too hard basket’

Yes we can greatly improve the teaching of creativity in Australian schools and yes we can measure it

By Anne Harris and Leon de Bruin

Creativity is once again front and centre in the call for educating more effective 21stcentury workforces in Australia