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Is your borough organised for Drama? Does it provide INSET or CPD courses? London Drama can support the development of initiatives and programmes for drama in boroughs. Please contact us if you would like more information.
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If your school would like to develop drama training please contact us. We will advise on or provide active resourcing.
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This new practical resource book by Danielle Mackenzie published by London Drama provides teachers with seven exciting units of work and materials designed for the GCSE Edexcel Drama Examintion, New Specification, helping to organise "Order" in all that potential "Chaos".
Published as a downloadable E-Book.
More info and download here
Supporting Language and Literacy 3-8 £21.99
This second edition has been written to help assistants in nursery and Key Stage One classrooms to focus on how children learn language and literacy skills in different contexts.
It covers the language and literacy curriculum from the Early Learning Goals to the Key Stage One statutory assessments, and includes reference to the Foundation Stage guidelines, the National Curriculum, the National Literacy Strategy (NLS) and the Additional Literacy Support (ALS).
Photocopiable sheets provide opportunities for the reader to engage in reflective and interactive activities throughout the book and optional extension tasks are provided for group training. This is an ideal handbook for trainers and trainees on Teaching Assistant, BTEC and NNEB courses.
'How can drama survive in a hostile environment?'
London Drama's non-residential two day Workshop-Conference next year will feature Jonothan Neelands, 5 practical workshops, a youth theatre presentation, and your own papers/presentations!
Dates: Friday 8th & Saturday 9th April 2016 10-6pm.
Venue: Goldsmiths University of London
More info and to book here. Member discount booking here. Concessions here.
'Is it curtain down on the arts in schools?'
Come to this Open Space style event and bring your opinion on this important topic or suggest a strategy for dealing with it! Free event - so book now!
Date: Thursday 4th February 2016 5.30-8.30pm.
Venue: Canada Water Culture Space (Map)
More info and to book here.
Drama Networks Survey
Are you in an active local network for drama teachers? Would you like to be? Take the LD Drama Network Survey here
GCSE Drama Take Up Survey
Has EBacc undermined GCSE Drama take up? Take the survey here.
We are always keen to hear what courses we can run for you. Please take our Courses survey here.
Mapping Drama Practice
Take the Survey of Drama Practice: it will only take a minute
STEP is a borough-wide partnership linking the theatre community and education and youth sector in the London Borough of Southwark. STEP aims to equalise, extend and deepen the theatre and drama experience of all young people living in Southwark through the development of strategic partnerships between schools, youth and community groups and theatres and performing arts organisations. STEP's objective is to work closely with Southwark schools, youth and community groups and theatres and performing arts organisations to develop creative approaches to learning and provide innovative projects which stimulate children and young people's personal development and contribute to their educational attainment.
Find out more here.