Music Education Hubs

Birmingham Music Education Hub

Birmingham Music Education Hub, also known as Birmingham Music Education Partnership (BMEP) is represented on the MAC MEH Strategy Group by the lead organisation Services For Education. The strategy group is made up of five hubs leads  who meet monthly, to support and challenge each other to move the needle on inclusion in their organisations and partnerships facilitated by MAC Makes Music. 

Here are some examples of how we have supported and collaborated with Services For Education and BMEP;

StrategicWorkforceMusic Delivery
Development of original Inclusion Strategy with Dr Phil MullenFree places for staff to complete SEMHD training programmeSEMHD mainstream primary schools programme
Individual bespoke consultancy - regular 1:1s with hub lead and Head of InclusionShadowing opportunities on SEMHD and SEND programmesWest Midlands Inclusive Choir - online delivery and support with Birmingham rehearsals
MAC MEH Strategy Group - monthly peer supportInclusive Choir training - partnership with SoundaboutBand/group offer in local special schools
Regional partnership opportunities with sector specialists e.g. Soundabout & Open Up MusicMentoring from specialist Music Leaders for peri staffSupport for Summer Sounds (special schools concerts at MAC)
Youth Voice - specialist support and consultation with young people in BirminghamFree or subsidised access to specialist training and peer sharing opportunities Support with Virtual School performances at MAC and other venue bookings such as Tiger Tiger
Inclusion standing item on BMEP agenda - facilitated by MAC Signposting and invitations to wider inclusion opportunities via AMIE networkAdditional opportunities for Open Orchestras

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Please contact us if you would like to discuss how we can support your hub;

0121 446 3222    |     jen.loffman@macbirmingham.co.uk    |    @macmakesmusic