Friday, 13th September 2019
– Doors open at 9:30am
A one day workshop for Stagecoach Teachers (Early Stages & Main Stages), Managers and Principals
Whether you're new to Stagecoach teaching or would just like a refresh on great practice, this one day workshop explores theory and practice through engaging activities and professional conversations to support excellence in performing arts teaching and learning!
This day of development builds on great teaching skills and addresses some of the challenges in facilitating engaging lessons such as effective grouping, planning for all abilities and class control within a creative environment. You will be nurtured through the basics of great teaching strategies to support Singers, Dancers and Actors in encouraging the best behaviours for learning from all students.
Lunch and refreshments are provided for this workshop - please do stay for lunch to network with colleagues.
Explore... Great Teaching is also known as Stagecoach Foundations 2 as it builds on the skills and knowledge gained in Stagecoach Foundations 1.
Venue: Insole Court, Cardiff CF5 2LN
Course Facilitator: Jo Howson
Jo Howson BA (Hons) MSc QTS
Educational Programme Development and Training Manager - Stagecoach Performing Arts
Jo Howson was Head of Drama of at a school in East London for a number of years and holds over 10 years of teaching experience. She has won the national GTC Teacher award for Excellence in Professional Development and the Jack Petchy Award for Outstanding Service to Young People. She holds Qualified Teacher Status, a Distinction from a Masters Degree course in Performance Research from Central School of Speech and Drama and a First Class Degree in Literature and Theatre Studies from the University of Warwick. Jo is passionate about teaching that helps students realise the value of their own creativity. Drama can help challenge students' perceptions about themselves and the world around them and celebrate both the successes and failures in performance, helping the students to grow. She believes outstanding Drama teaching equips students with a joy and confidence that radiates in every role, character or part they play. This can be life-changing!
Got a question?
Contact us at email@example.com or phone 01483 247406
Friday, September 13th 2019
Doors open: 9:30am
Bookings close: September 12th 2019