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courses & workshops

for Music teachers

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The PTI offers a wide range of CPD courses, workshops and programmes for teachers at all stages of their career.

We support teachers to develop specialist subject knowledge by providing high-quality subject-specific CPD. We offer a range of music CPD courses - see below to select a course and book for free.

  • All of our summer online CPD is completely free
  • Our courses are run by leading experts in education
  • Scroll down to see the Music CPD courses we have on offer

Mon 11 & Wed 13 May 2020

A love of listening

A two part online course in conversation with Music experts to inspire a love of listening in the classroom.

Click here to book part 1 of this course.
Click here to book part 2 of this course.

  • Discover how to choose repertoire that forms the basis of student’s musical experience, particularly at Key Stage 3
  • Strengthen and explore how to teach the skill of listening to encourage a love of this topic
  • Engage young listeners with a variety of different music

Thu 18 June 2020

What’s new in new music?

Discover the hidden depths behind ‘new’ music and musical discourse through the ages

Click here to book this course.

  • Develop our own concept of new music and its narrative
  • Discuss practical ways to encourage students to move out of musical conventions and break new ground
  • Discuss techniques used in resources that will be shared, and how they can be applied to other activities such as performance, listening and composing