Richard Gill The Value of Music Education
We so totally adore Richard Gill here - it could almost be considered an obsession!
Shirl the Girl who hated dirt
The new literacy programme
In the rosy pink world of curly Shirl the Girl, everything is just fine!! - so long as dirt never gets anywhere near her. E-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-k!!!!
The Shirl the Girl stories were first conceived as a graded reader by the New Literacy Programme.
You can hear the 'Shirl the Girl' stories during the regular story time on Funky Kids Radio - Thursdays 4pm AEST and 4pm US Eastern time and repeated Saturday mornings 11am AEST and 11am US Eastern time.
Cultural Infusion building cultural harmony and wellbeing
Cultural Infusion is a dynamic social enterprise that creates and delivers innovative education programmes, community events and youth initiatives that build cultural harmony and wellbeing.
Advocating for music education
One of the many wonderful things that Music Australia does is share the benefits of music education and advocate for more music education in schools. Learn more here about the wonderful work that is going on and how you can be involved
kids and media
common sense media
"We rate, educate, and advocate for kids, families, and schools"
We truly believe that in order for kids to grow up safe, empowered and smart in this new media world, we can all be better educated. The mission of Common Sense Media is "Common Sense is dedicated to helping kids thrive in a world of media and technology. We empower parents, teachers, and policymakers by providing unbiased information, trusted advice, and innovative tools to help them harness the power of media and technology as a positive force in all kids’ lives."
Electric Kids Music
Dedicated to the promotion of the best independent music for kids worldwide.
Dez Staunton reviews fabulous kids' music and promotes it wherever we can. We are excited to have Electric Kids Music Reviews on Funky Kids Radio. You can listen to them at our Soundcloud account here and read Dez's reviews here.