Archived Professional Development

Mon, 22/11/2021 (All day)

This in-person training workshop will be full of inspiration and ideas to incorporate a more diverse teaching practice into your classroom or education practice. Our OG Youth Collective will attend some of the session to share their thoughts and show us round the new exhibition.

Tue, 16/11/2021 (All day) - Wed, 17/11/2021 (All day)

Exploring the value of arts and culture for families, and how the sector can recover, re-build and refocus post-pandemic

The UK’s largest family arts and culture conference goes online, exploring the value of family engagement and how we can communicate that value to families, funders and the wider cultural sector.

Family Arts Campaign invites you for two days of information-rich sessions, lively discussion and energising key-notes. Connect with arts professionals from your region and across the UK, learn from peers making a big impact, and be inspired by the creativity and resilience of the arts and cultural sector.

Wed, 03/11/2021 (All day)
Developing an effective fundraising strategy requires a methodical approach, a sound knowledge of how fundraising works and an honest evaluation of your organisation’s position. We’ll be walking you through a comprehensive process for developing a smarter and more focused strategy, and sharing a number of powerful decision-making techniques.
Tue, 19/10/2021 (All day)

This event is for teachers at any stage of your career working in secondary schools interested in using oracy and heritage to inspire your pupils to unlock their voices and command an audience. Join us for inspiring teacher presentations and keynote speakers, discover more about Picture Yourself and our findings, practical workshops and free resources.

Price: FREE. Date: Tuesday 19 October. Time: 9.30-3.30pm. Location: National Maritime Museum.

Mon, 18/10/2021 - 18:00 - 21:00

Join us for an evening CPD workshop for teachers to explore the work and philosophy of Isamu Noguchi, visiting the exhibition and working with an educator to learn more about the artist and his practice. 

Fri, 24/09/2021 (All day) - Sat, 25/09/2021 (All day)

Music & Drama Education Expo | London is Europe’s largest conference and exhibition for anyone involved in music & drama education, and it takes place on 24 & 25 September 2021!

Thu, 23/09/2021 - 09:30 - 10:30

Join other South London freelancers working in the participatory arts/ arts education for an online bring-your-own-breakfast club.

Wed, 22/09/2021 (All day) - Thu, 30/09/2021 (All day)

Join Music Fusion CEO, Jinx Prowse for our first Empower Hour in this online and interactive session. He'll be looking at the ethos and psychology that underpins their successful programme for hard to reach young people aged 11-25.

Tue, 21/09/2021 (All day)

In this free one-hour webinar, HdK will be sharing advice on how to make your online presence more accessible. Taking place on Tuesday 21 September at 10:30am UK time.

Sat, 18/09/2021 - 10:00 - 13:00

As we ease out of lockdown, our Folk Education Network is running this event for callers, organisers and dance educators, working in any settings and with any age group. The session aims to provide mutual support and to share thoughts, experiences, and challenges ahead as we get back to dancing in person.

Fri, 20/08/2021 (All day)

We are looking for people who want to help create the changes that are needed on a local and global scale through muralism and community engagement. Candidates should either be Lewisham residents or Goldsmiths students.

Tue, 10/08/2021 (All day) - Fri, 17/09/2021 (All day)

Do you know any potential Young  Mayor candidates? Young people with ideas and enthusiasm to make a change in their borough, work with others and get involved?

Thu, 22/07/2021 (All day)

Calling question: What does the changing world of participatory theatre look like 2021 and beyond?

Date: Thursday 22nd July 2021 10.30am-1.00pm


Thu, 15/07/2021 - 11:00 - 13:30

Discussing how the participatory theatre sector can support Anti-Racism.

Date: Thursday 15th July 11.00am-1.30pm

Mon, 28/06/2021 (All day) - Thu, 01/07/2021 (All day)

Brush up your skills, gain confidence and boost your morale this summer with some short, sharp, bitesize training aimed at sole fundraisers working in small organisations and fundraising freelancers.

Date: 27th June; 29th June; 1st July

Fri, 18/06/2021 (All day)

An online Q&A for those considering applying to the Heritage Compass Programme.

Wed, 09/06/2021 - 10:00 - 12:30

Discover best practice as you start to hire your first freelancers, part-time, or full-time staff to support your business growth. By NX Hub at Goldsmiths.

Tue, 08/06/2021 - 11:00
A workshop on how to take care of yourself as an artist.
Date: Tuesday 8th June, 11.00am
Cost: Free
Tue, 01/06/2021 (All day) - Wed, 09/06/2021 (All day)

Writing about and articulating your own practice(s) can be a fraught and often solitary process. In this workshop we propose questions that can act as counterpoints to support your thinking and feeling around what it is that you do and why it is that you do it.