CPD & Training
Kent Music offers a range of creative, resourceful and up-to-date professional development for music educators in the county. To achieve our vision of all music educators, practitioners and leaders of all levels having the opportunity and confidence to learn and share from each other, Kent Music has created the ‘Kent Talks Music’ initiative, which encourages communication through networking, CPD and training events.
Please be aware that some of the events below are hosted by Kent Music, and some are run by other organisations around the UK.
- MusicPlus at Key Stage 2
- Musical Futures: Just Play
- Music at Key Stage 1
- Child Protection Awareness and Safeguarding Training
- Local Network Meetings
- Other CPD Events
- Resources from Past Events
For any enquiries regarding CPD and training, please get in touch with Emma at email@example.com.
MusicPlus at Key Stage 2
First session is FREE for MusicPlus teachers!*
See the CPD & Training Programme 2017, or click on the sessions below for more information
Tuesday 2nd May 2017 at 4pm – 6.30pm, The Cornwallis Suite, Maidstone
Thursday 11th May 2017 at 4pm – 6.30pm, The Cornwallis Suite, Maidstone
Tuesday 27th June 2017 at 4pm – 6.30pm, The Cornwallis Suite, Maidstone
Tuesday 12th September 2017 at 9am – 1pm, The Orchards Events Venue, West Malling
*All MusicPlus teachers can attend one session between September 2016—July 2017 free of charge. After that, each session is only £5 to attend. Other packages are available for 1-2-1 and small group teachers. For more details about these events and how to register your interest, please contact Carrie Baines via email firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday 22nd May 2017, Sittingbourne
Music at Key Stage levels
“Help! I Really Can’t Teach Music” for KS1 Music
We are currently confirming dates for this training. Please keep checking the website for details.
Child Protection Awareness and Safeguarding Training
Child Protection Awareness and Safeguarding Training for Kent Music teachers
A comprehensive child protection and safeguarding training session for Kent Music teachers. These sessions will take place at Kent Music, Turkey Mill, Maidstone, ME14 5PP.
If you are not a Kent Music teacher, but would like to know more about Child Protection and Safeguarding Training, please get in touch with Emma at email@example.com
Local Network Meetings
Local area network meetings run by Kent Music will be open to all music teachers in the area and will include elements of CPD and discussions about local issues.
Wednesday 3 May 2017 at 4pm – 5.30pm, Deal Parochial CEP School
Thursday 4 May 2017 at 4pm – 5.30pm, Borden Grammar School, Sittingbourne
Wednesday 21 June 2017 at 4pm – 5.30pm, Fulston Manor School, Sittingbourne
Tuesday 18 July 2017 at 4pm – 5.30pm, St John’s Catholic Primary School, Gravesend
Wednesday 20 September 2017 at 4pm – 5.30pm, East Stour Primary School, Ashford
Other CPD Events
Tuesday 16 May 2017 at various times throughout the day in Swale schools.
A 2-day course, fully funded by the British Council’s Connecting Classrooms Programme
This course will enable you to explore a wide range of tools for encouraging effective communication and collaboration amongst your students and raising achievement across the whole class.
Multiple workshops and CPD for string teachers
Multiple FREE CPD opportunities available this academic year
Wide array of CPD offered at a variety of times and locations around the UK.