Training opportunities

We provide professional development opportunities for all emerging and existing music leaders/teachers/practitioners. Some events are open access, some are available to those in the MUSINC music leader network. To become a member of our music leader network please contact musinc@middlesbrough.gov.uk – it is free to join. Details of upcoming CPD opportunities below….

Musinc are looking for emerging music leaders for an exciting mentoring programme based in Teesside. MIMI is an opportunity for emerging music leaders to develop their skills, knowledge and understanding of musically inclusive practice with children and young people in challenging circumstances.

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Delivered by expert practitioners through a combination of online and face to face learning, The Teaching Musician is a flexible programme designed to fit around your working life. The programme offers music educators working in any genre or educational setting the opportunity to reflect, engage with research and learn as part of a community of musicians from the UK and internationally.

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Improve your teaching strategies and skills as a music teacher or vocal coach with this ABRSM online course. Click here for more details.

Discover ways to make education more inclusive, especially in areas where resources are limited. Click here for more information.

Get an introduction to managing anxiety disorders in teenagers, with a course ideal for teachers and healthcare professionals. Click here for more information

Autism is a highly varied condition and can be associated with exceptional academic ability through to intellectual disability. Click here for more information

Find out what complex trauma is, how it affects children and adolescents, and what can be done to help. Click here for more information.

Discover tools and techniques to engage effectively with vulnerable children and young people. Click here for more information.

Discover practical ways teachers can transform the education of children and young people living in conflict-affected contexts. Click here for more information

A few weeks ago our Think22 programme hosted an online conversation for the music education sector.

The discussion centred around a key question for our current situation: How can online Music Education provision be inclusive and accessible for Disabled musicians?

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Want your music to sound more professional? Start by watching my free workshop called “7 Steps to Pro Mixes”.

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As musinc are members of Soundsense, we have access to their online safeguarding for community musicians online course. This is available to music leaders working for musinc, and partner organisations. Please email us if you would like to access this training. musinc@middlesbrough.gov.uk

Monday 21 September, 2pm – Developing online teaching skills. Building on our Introduction to Teaching Music Online, this session will help music teachers and leaders to develop their online teaching skills, troubleshoot common issues and explore techniques and adaptations. Book your free space here!

CYP Now Conferences

Digital technology continues to evolve at an extraordinary rate, providing children and young people with countless opportunities for learning, development and socialisation. It also presents ever increasing threats to their wellbeing and safety.

This one day conference will provide essential learning for the entire children’s workforce. We are bringing together leading online safety experts and safeguarding professionals to equip you with the understanding, skills and confidence to ensure children and young people stay safe in the digital age, in a series of high quality CPD-certified keynote talks and seminars.

http://www.safeguardingdigital.co.uk/home

Music technology offers a wealth of opportunities for expanding the teaching of music to all children and young people, as well as providing a basis for teaching much of the curriculum.

This one-day conference, taking place on 16th October in central London, offers an immersive day of presentations and training on music technology in education.

http://www.musictechconference.co.uk/home

NYMAZ sessions exploring online teaching methods, advice on which hardware to use, targeted Q&A sessions with Hubs and more are available to catch up with here :https://www.facebook.com/nymaz/.

Drake Music’s Step Up! Webinar all about getting the most out of iPads for music. Available now on Youtube here: https://youtu.be/kljNnSDuk9c

How can we all work to make our digital world inclusive? To build a new digital culture that works for everyone?

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Please regularly check back to this page as it is constantly updated with new opportunities.