The Music Education Symposium is organized by the International Society for Music Education (ISME) for music teachers to discuss contemporary issues surrounding music education.
The purpose of the symposium
1) to bring together music educators working in the local area to discuss contemporary issues surrounding music education,
2) to explore and develop ‘alternative’ approaches to active music making and to work collaboratively towards designing a series of training events that would support needs of music educators.
The International Society for Music Education (ISME) believes that lived experiences of music, in all their many aspects, are a vital part of the life of all people. ISME's mission is to enhance those experiences by building and maintaining a worldwide community of music educators characterized by mutual respect and support; fostering global intercultural understanding and cooperation among the world's music educators; and promoting music education for people of all ages in all relevant situations throughout the world. More information here