The ISM is the UK’s professional body for musicians and a subject association for music. We support over 10,000 members, including peripatetic, private and classroom music teachers, with a unique set of professional services. Membership includes one-to-one legal advice and representation, unpaid fees recovery, essential insurances, useful resources, a DBS checking service, award-winning professional development, enhanced professional status and more. The ISM is politically and financially independent, allowing us the freedom to campaign on any issue affecting musicians and music education.
Music Teacher magazine is the essential meeting point and resource for music education practitioners. Whether you teach class music, or are a peripatetic/private instrumental teacher, Music Teacherwill provide you with invaluable ideas for your teaching, with substantial online lesson materials and a range of practical features.
Packed with reviews, news, comment and debate, as well as the latest jobs, professional development opportunities and fantastic special offers, Music Teacher is all you need to teach music.
Drama & Theatre
Twice each term of the academic year, Drama & Theatre brings you practical strategies, lesson plans, and inspiration to enhance your teaching.
Whether you teach in a school context at primary or secondary level, lead extra-curricular drama workshops, or give private tuition, D&T is an invaluable resource written for teachers by teachers, playwrights and practitioners.
CDMT provides quality assurance for the professional dance, drama and musical theatre industries. It is the first point of contact for those seeking information on education, training and assessment in the UK. CDMT negotiates with government bodies, as well as national and international agencies on behalf of our member organisations.
Nursery World Show, 7-8 February 2020, Business Design Centre, London
The Nursery World Show is the ideal environment for you to take a step away from your daily tasks and give yourself the chance to improve your learning and development, discover the latest products and services, network and be inspired by innovative ideas to put into practice.
With a fantastic, great-value mix of CPD sessions from top experts, a variety of early years exhibitors showcasing cutting-edge resources and dedicated specialist feature zones, the Nursery World Show 2020 is not to be missed.
Tes SEN Show, 9-10 October 2020, Business Design Centre, London
The Tes SEN Show 2020 is the must-attend annual event for everyone in the special educational needs community and will provide two days of dedicated, educational and engaging SEN focus.
Packed with 42 CPD-certified seminars, a free Keynote Panel Debate, specialist SEN exhibitors and free-to-attend exhibitor workshops, this year's show will continue to shine the spotlight on SEN provision and best practice.
Tes SEN North, 24-25 April 2020, Manchester Central
Tes SEN North launched last year to build on the strength of its sister show in London and bring invaluable SEN knowledge to the wider community.
Filled with visitors’ favourite features, this informative and inspiring show will provide attendees with an unrivalled opportunity to boost their professional development and return to their schools and settings full of new, practical ideas.