BCMEA Check-In Videos
Here are the links and recordings from the last few BCMEA Check-Ins.
Feb 24 (LSA/District Contacts)
Mar 9 (Elementary Specific)
Mar 10 (Middle/Secondary Specific)
Bell Covers - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GNLzgbgP4SI&feature=youtu.be&ab_channel=RyanCho
DIY Flute Masks - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_7d365_KOk4&feature=youtu.be&ab_channel=RyanCho
Submitted by Ryan Cho
Town Hall pt. 2 - Recording & Transcript
Thank you again to Janet Wade & Christin Reardon MacLellan for their AMAZING work for the Guidelines for Music Classes in BC During COVID-19 and their leadership in the town hall!
Here is the video recording of the town hall and the transcript of the chat.
Our next Town Hall/Roundtable will be on Wed Aug 26 at 7pm, with a focus on K-8 Music Education. This will be a brainstorm of ideas to ensure safety of our Music Educators, as well as our students.
Updated Guidance Documents
Here are the list of the most updated Guidance Documents for Music Educators.
BC Provincial COVID-19 Health & Safety Guidelines for K-12 Setting
BCMEA/CMEBC Guidance for Music Classes in BC During COVID-19
Let's Sing - Safety Considerations and Guidelines for in-Person Singing
**Please note - the Ministry of Education document references the BCMEA/CMEBC Guidance for further procedures!**
BCMEA/CMEBC Guidelines for Music Classes
Thank you to Janet Wade (WJ Mouat Secondary), Christin Reardon MacLellan (President CMEBC, VSO Division of Education, and UBC School of Music) and their team of amazing music educators for putting together the BCMEA/CMEBC "Guidelines for Music Classes in BC" This living document will serve as a guide for all of us as we navigate through the different stages of the BC K-12 Education Restart Plan. This will be updated as needed and may be expanded as new information becomes available.
From the BCMEA & LSA/District Rep. Town Hall on Monday June 22, a list of concerns were sent up to the BCTF for the Pandemic Planning Steering Committee. All of the notes from the participating districts were amalgamated into a two page briefing notes for the BCTF. The document is listed here.
CMEBC Covid 19 Resources
The Coalition for Music Education in BC has a list of resources in regards for teaching during COVID-19. Please feel free to use any of list resources on this page.
Please use the link above to submit your online resource or project/assignment idea!