Training & CPD

Take One Picture: The National Gallery's nationwide scheme for teachers

The National Gallery's Take One Picture scheme is a fantastic example of how galleries can meet the needs of CPD whilst involving your class in an enriching learning journey.

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Campaign! Make an Impact: Museums as your partners

With museum staff trained to support you, have you thought about bringing this active Citizenship initiative to your school or college?

Focus: ITT in museums, galleries and science centres

Museums, galleries and science centres are increasingly involved in ITT (Initial Teacher Training) can provide you with a wealth of expertise in teaching and learning.

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Teachers' Institute CPD teacher offer from the Houses of Parliament

Forty free places are on offer for the Teachers' Institute professional development programme at the Houses of Parliament in London.

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Arts Award: free one to one telephone consultation offer

If you’re an adviser or centre in the South East then you can take book support on February 15, 2011

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Working in a museum: future curator opportunity

The British Museum and partner museums are looking to take on five people to join the collection teams as trainee curators.

Science CPD for teachers in UK museums and science centres

It's not just your pupils who can take advantage of museum learning. If you teach Science find out what's available for you.

Close encounters with culture of the Early Years kind

If you're an Early Years Practitioner, find out what museums can offer you in terms of continued professional development.

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Talk Science teacher CPD training: Essex

Braintree Museum hosts free training and networking day, Talk Science: Effective Discussions in How Science Works, January 17, 2011.

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SMILE grant available for school museum science collaboration

£250 to support collaborative development between teachers and museum learning staff.

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Talk for Writing: national literacy conference

The Talk for Writing approach uses collections to support pupils' literacy.

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Free regional training opportunities: MLA Strategic Commissioning

For Museums & Archives staff and volunteers, arts or wider cultural sector professionals and those working with Children and Young People.

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Free North East Literacy Conference

The North East Regional Museums Hub has a free December conference exploring writing and storytelling.

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Teachers' CPD: Conflict resolution conference at the IWM

Book now for the free Starting Conversations Conference at the Imperial War Museum in November.

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MADNet Conference 2010

Book now for the November Art and Design education in museums and schools' Conference.

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