Archived Professional Development

Tue, 04/11/2014 - 16:00 - 18:00

A series of active, lively sessions, each exploring one of the themes of the Artsmark application and supporting attendees to develop new ideas and approaches to creativity.

Thu, 23/10/2014 - 09:15 - 13:00

The aim of this three-hour session is to provide practitioners with specific early years speech and language knowledge, which they can then, through a workshop, apply to their practice.

Wed, 08/10/2014 - 14:00 - 17:00

This taster course is an introduction to the Choral Music Experience teaching method, which supports conductors and teachers working with children’s choirs and youth choirs.

Wed, 01/10/2014 - 10:00 - 15:30

A course for generalist teachers

Wed, 01/10/2014 (All day) - Mon, 17/11/2014 (All day)

The Importance of Play in Everyday Life

Understanding the nature and value of play through the course of our lives, across cultures and communities.

Mon, 22/09/2014 - 10:00 - 16:15

A one day course for individuals or organisations

Mon, 15/09/2014 - 17:30 - 18:30

Guy Armitage, CEO of Zealous, will share his experience to generate your own opportunities through digital empowerment in this free event.

Fri, 12/09/2014 - 10:00 - 16:00

with Colourstrings Music specialist Karen Mackenzie. Presented by Blackheath Conservatoire.

Sat, 19/07/2014 - 10:00 - 13:00

This practical CPD session will explore the art of facilitation in musical contexts, applicable to working with all ages, backgrounds and abilities.

Tue, 08/07/2014 - 09:15 - 13:00

The aim of this three-hour session is to provide practitioners with specific early years development knowledge, which they can then, through a workshop, apply to their practice.

Tue, 08/07/2014 (All day) - Thu, 10/07/2014 (All day)

The engage International Summer School welcomes experienced educators, visual artists, curators and academics - working in the field of gallery and museum education and engaged visual art practice - to review and develop their practice during a three-day residential course.

Tue, 01/07/2014 - 10:00 - Wed, 09/07/2014 - 16:00

Training for you to deliver a fun and friendly course that enables local parents to become involved in supporting others in their community.

Tue, 01/07/2014 (All day)

This unit by The Open University encourages you to develop your reflection of children’s environments and provides opportunities for you to investigate and evaluate young children’s experiences and your role in supporting them.

Mon, 23/06/2014 - 09:30 - 16:30

Free training for the community and voluntary sector in London working with children, young people and families...

Tue, 10/06/2014 - 09:00 - 16:30

Free courses for those who work in community and voluntary sector groups and local services.

Tue, 10/06/2014 (All day)

The opportunity to come together with expert trainers and fellow practitioners from across the sector to learn new skills and develop your theatre organisations -dates vary-

Tue, 10/06/2014 (All day) - Thu, 31/07/2014 (All day)

We know how important forward-planning is for teachers, so we've now programmed all our new shows and teacher CPD days for the next academic year. We're proud to be collaborating with some of the UK and Europe's best theatre-makers to create work that is brave, original and pushes the boundaries of what theatre for teenagers can be.

Mon, 09/06/2014 - 09:00 - Tue, 10/06/2014 - 16:00

The course will help artists develop their skills in engaging children in real pieces of artwork and look at using philosophical questioning and techniques to deepen children’s understanding and enjoyment of art.

Sat, 31/05/2014 - 09:30 - Sun, 26/10/2014 - 16:00

Trinity Laban’s Music Professionals programme provides a choice of specialist training weekends for musicians who teach or work in education or community contexts.

Wed, 28/05/2014 (All day) - Fri, 30/05/2014 (All day)

This four-day course will cover key topics in the new GCSE and A-level computing curriculum. It will give participants the knowledge and methods to unlock the creativity within computing students and inspire them to become programmers