It is important that we keep our pupils and staff safe. This page has details about the ways we have reduced risk and what we are asking all of our schools, pupils, families and staff to read and understand. Thank you for your help with all of us doing music safely.
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Risk-Assessment for TBMH (2021-22): This is the already existing RA about in-school working. Teaching within educational establishments across 3 Local Authorities from September2021 onwards. For Tri-borough Music Hub (TBMH) staff to return to work safely taking into account the DfE Guidance (HERE) around teaching Music in school settings; and the DCMS Guidance (HERE) about working safely during Coronavirus. This will be useful for schools, and contains sub-sections:
# Teacher's Health (including testing protocols) # Singing and Choirs # Peripatetic Instrumental Teaching and Vocal Lessons # Suitable Teaching Environment # Cleaning Instruments # Sharing Instruments or Instrument Changeovers # Small Ensembles # Whole Class Instrumental Learning (WCIL) and Curriculum Delivery # SEND # Music Technology # Management # Arrangements whilst in Schools # Training and Wellbeing Support # Action should a staff member develop symptoms
Music Mark: Music Unlocked Version 3 (Download HERE): Music Mark has worked alongside independent Music Education consultant Gary Griffiths to compile COVID-19 related guidance. We have reviewed academic studies, and consulted our Members, the Music Teachers’ Association, the Music Industries Association, the Incorporated Society of Musicians and the Musicians’ Union, as well as individual sector experts, headteachers and teachers. All information can be found here https://www.musicmark.org.uk/resources/music-unlocked-guidance-for-schools-and-music-providers/