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Awards for Excellence in Australian Kodály-inspired Music Education

2022 Awards for Excellence Information Sheet and Nomination Form

The Awards for Excellence in Australian Kodály-inspired Music Education seek to recognise members of our community who have demonstrated an outstanding contribution and impact benefitting Australian Kodály-inspired music education. Recipients will be awarded for each of the following categories for work completed within the past two years:

1. Innovation – for outstanding innovation in Australian Kodály-inspired music education
2. Research – for outstanding research output (including traditional and creative works) investigating Australian Kodály-inspired music education
3. Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples’ Perspectives – for an outstanding example of including Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples’ perspectives in Australian Kodaly-inspired music education
4. Early Career Teacher (within 5 years of completing initial teacher education) – for an outstanding example of early-career teaching practice informed by Australian Kodály-inspired music education
5. Mentoring – for an outstanding example of mentoring in Australian Kodály-inspired music education

Each application will be assessed according to the following criteria relevant to the nominated category:

1. Demonstrated personal teaching and musical excellence
2. Demonstrated contribution of work to Australian Kodály-inspired music education and/or the Kodály Australia community
3. Demonstrated impact of work on Australian Kodály-inspired music education and/or the Kodály Australia community
4. Potential model for others

Nominations are being accepted from 1 January to 31 March 2022.  

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