About

View More: http://baileygillinghamphotography.pass.us/jason-headshotsJason Boron is an experienced music educator who has taught classroom music and directed choirs and instrumental ensembles in a range of schools. He is past Chairperson of the Western Australia Chapter of the Australian Society for Music Education (ASME) and Past President of the Kodaly Music Education Institute of Australia (KMEIA) Western Australian Branch. Jason has also served as a member of the KMEIA National Council and a Committee member for the Western Australian Orff-Schulwerk Association (WAOSA). Jason has worked as a consultant, pre-service teacher mentor and workshop presenter. In 2013, he led the introduction of a Music Every-Day program at Presbyterian Ladies’ College, the first for any Western Australian school. The project was a success and has been expanded in 2017 to include all students in pre-kindergarten to year 2. Jason is a past recipient of the Sarolta Kodály Scholarship by the International Kodály Society. He recently graduated with a Master of Arts (Music Pedagogy) with highest honours from the Kodály Institute of the Liszt Academy of Music, Hungary. Jason is currently a Lecturer in Music Education at Edith Cowan University, Australia.

Professional Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Music Education (Hons), University of Western Australia, 2007
  • Graduate Certificate of Music (Aural Pedagogy), University of Queensland, 2009
  • Diploma of Kodály Music Education (Music Pedagogy), Kodály Institute of the Liszt Academy of Music, Hungary, 2015
  • Master of Arts in Kodály Music Pedagogy (with highest honours), Kodály Institute of the Liszt Academy of Music, Hungary, 2016

Professional Training and Experience

  • Coordinator of the Perth Australian Kodály Certificate Course
  • Australian Kodály Certificate in Primary Music Education
  • Orff-Schulwerk Level 3 (Australian National Council of Orff-Schulwerk)
  • International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme Teacher

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