Archived Professional Development

Mon, 01/02/2016 (All day) - Mon, 29/02/2016 (All day)

Delve into the lives of children and discuss the potential benefits and limitation of technology in their lives.

Sat, 30/01/2016 - 09:00 - Sun, 31/01/2016 - 16:00

From South Thames Early Education Partnership and Teaching School Alliance (STEEP)

Thu, 28/01/2016 - 09:30 - 13:00

This is a free half day workshop for staff and volunteers in voluntary and community sector organisations working with children, young people and families. 

Mon, 25/01/2016 (All day) - Thu, 25/02/2016 (All day)

Discover inspiring ways to teach literacy

Thu, 21/01/2016 - 10:30 - 13:00

An exciting new programme of support and training from Voluntary Action Lewisham to help your group demonstrate the impact of your work.

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 09:15 - 15:15

This course gives staff the tools to provide sessions in Early Years settings which use movement, physical expression and dance together with messy and creative play to enable children to explore their bodies and their imaginations. 

Fri, 20/11/2015 - 08:45 - 14:00

The course is held at Gallions Primary School and is open to anyone working in education, looking to see how music can work in a primary setting and perhaps get some ideas for their own institutions.

Tue, 17/11/2015 - 16:00 - 18:00

With Artsmark relaunching in September, A New Direction will be running one Discover Artsmark session in every London borough between November 2015 and February 2016.

Mon, 09/11/2015 - 17:00 - Tue, 24/11/2015 - 18:30

A free, three part course designed for teachers in the logistics of running an oral history project within the school setting, for children. 

Mon, 09/11/2015 - 09:30 - 13:00

Four qualifications and an introductory award for ages 5 - 25 years.

Arts Award can be delivered in schools, cultural organisations, youth clubs, libraries etc.

Sun, 08/11/2015 - 10:00 - 17:00

This practical course delivered by Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, Dance Faculty aims to provide new teachers or those less experienced in leading dance activities in primary schools with the confidence to deliver fun, accessible and creative dance sessions.

Sun, 08/11/2015 - 10:00 - 17:00

This practical course delivered by Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, Dance Faculty aims to provide new teachers or those less experienced in leading dance activities in primary schools with the confidence to deliver fun, accessible and creative dance sessions.

Thu, 05/11/2015 - 09:30 - 15:30

Ideal for all types of practitioners working with children in nurseries, children’s centres or reception classes

Wed, 28/10/2015 - 10:00 - 13:00

Are you a musician who would like to work with children and young people?

Tue, 27/10/2015 - 10:00 - Wed, 28/10/2015 - 16:00

‘Very inspiring! Lots of ideas and reignited my playfulness’

 For educators, musicians and animateurs, this CPD series will refresh and inform your skills of creative facilitation and give you the space to work on personal tools to develop your own, unique leadership approach. Whether you work in the community, the classroom or the concert hall, this series will explore new ways of collaborating, examining how your personal facilitation skills can enable others to achieve their creative potential.

Thu, 22/10/2015 - 16:00 - 19:00

A free workshop on 22nd October 2015, 4pm - 7pm in Central London

Tue, 20/10/2015 - 18:30 - 20:30

This session will provide you with a thorough overview of Special Education and a better understanding of how to work with children with a range of disabilities.

Tue, 13/10/2015 - 18:30 - 20:30

This session offers a guide to managing behaviour in the classroom

Mon, 12/10/2015 - 10:00 - 15:00

For primary school teachers and other teaching staff

Thu, 01/10/2015 - 09:00 - 15:30

During this course participants will be shown how Philosophy for Children (P4C) can be adapted to be used effectively in the Early Years Foundation Stage.