We are able to offer CPD to teachers in schools in the following ways:. Workshops demonstrating how to teach a particular class set of instruments. Observation of the specialist music teacher leading to the class teacher taking the sessions with support from the music teacher. Music theory for teachers - the basics needed for teaching a class of children with success and confidence. We are happy to run CPD sessions for school staff in order to broaden their knowledge and confidence of many different areas of music teaching.
CPD and Resources for Music Teachers
Continuing Professional Development & Training
Why is CPD important? For any enquiries regarding CPD and training, please get in touch with Liv Edwards at oedwards kent-music. Our Future Music is a regional programme addressing barriers to music-making for children and young people in a collaborative, innovative and sustainable way. Together, we:. This four-year programme will establish a year strategy built on three strategic pillars, designed to impact on musical engagement, social mobility and community cohesion. Kent Music will be focusing on workforce training and professional development, supporting music leaders to develop more inclusive approaches.
CPD and Training Useful Websites
Throughout the year there are many music and vocal courses that support tutors and teachers improve their continual learning and development. The course gives an opportunity to assess your current teaching strategies and look at new ways to engage your students during their lessons. Esther Hargittai is a Hungarian master teacher who has recorded a full 10 lesson course on Kodaly Musicianship for adults at intermediate level. The first lesson 43 minutes can be viewed for free and includes all the handouts. Surrey Schools Alliance for Excellence Curriculum resources for schools secondary. Garageband for the classroom Suitable for both absolute beginners and confident music technologists, this session provides a hands-on, practical introduction to the extraordinary potential of Garageband for iPad as a tool for KS improvisation, song writing and composition. You will try out methods that allow students of all abilities to access multiple instruments and create exciting, original compositions whilst developing their theoretical knowledge in line with the NC. For the best experience you will need your own Ipad to use during the training with Garageband installed. Ula will present singing materials for classroom teachers and methods of working that reduce risk of airborne virus transmission by introducing, teaching and performing songs in new ways. Introduction to Makaton Makaton is a unique language programme that uses symbols, signs and speech to enable people to communicate.
Our training programme focuses on developing and extending the skills of classroom and instrumental teachers to create sustainable music opportunities for students in schools. Practical ideas for teaching the new GCSE exam specifications that are musical as well as theoretical lead by experienced teachers who have had exam success with their students at this level. Equipping teachers with the knowledge, skills and resources to deliver authentic music technology lessons in the classroom. Our new Musical Futures: Europe professional development courses kick off in Dublin in February Then we can come to you! We are able to tailor our in-house training programme offer to your needs - Musical Futures workshops or presentations area hands on, practical designed with and for your workforce. Musical Futures training focuses on developing and extending the skills of classroom and instrumental teachers. All resources are included as part of the relevant training event. Explore a wide collection of resources to help deliver music in the classroom.