Conference

1 DAY, 20 SESSIONS, 15 HOURS OF FREE CPD

Music & Drama Education Expo|Manchester features over 20 workshops, lectures, debates and Q&A’s from award-winning pedagogues, leading practitioners and some of the biggest organisations and institutions in the industry.

Across three theatres and workshop studios we’ll be covering content applicable to Early Years through to KS5 and designed with all types of teachers in mind:

  • Early Years practitioners
  • Primary music & drama teachers
  • Secondary music & drama teachers
  • Heads of Department
  • Hub, LEA and music services leaders/administrators
  • peripatetic teachers/private tutors

Whatever your area of education, we have sessions for you!

The conference programme is now live – click here to see the full schedule. And get ready to be excited by:

  • Hands-on, practical workshops, with plenty of great warm-up activities and ideas for performing, improvising, composing/devising and appraising in the classroom
  • Music/performing arts technology; how best to utilise this in the classroom, studio and on the stage
  • Education psychology
  • Policy, funding and the changing landscape of music and drama education
  • Curriculum & exam preparation
  • SEND & Inclusion
  • New educational trends and approaches from around the world
  • Examples of best practice; peer-to-peer learning from leading performing arts departments, teaching studios, ensembles, clubs and organisations internationally
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