Lesley Butterworth, General Secretary of The National Society for Education for Art and Design (NSEAD) recently presented to (Secondary) Art and Design PGCE students about the work of the art subject organisation and the place of art and design in the curriculum. Continue reading
Students from our (Secondary) Art and Design PGCE and (Secondary) Modern Foreign Languages PGCE attended the performance for schools production of Mozart’s Così Fan Tutte at Glyndebourne Opera in October.
After the show students took part in a bespoke workshop led by renowned composer and conductor Howard Moody who was also joined by opera director, Simon Lorio and Glyndebourne singers. Continue reading
Every student on our (Secondary) Art and Design PGCE brings their own art subject expertise, experience and practice to the course and we develop this rich vein by sharing ideas and techniques through peer-led workshops. These sessions are planned and taught by our students, who then receive feedback from course leaders to help develop their subject knowledge and planning skills. Continue reading
Well done to newly qualified teachers (NQTs) Olivia Broadbent Smith and Rebecca Bleach who spent part of their summer as artist in residence for Glyndebourne Festival as part of a collaboration with the School of Education at University of Brighton. Continue reading
Congratulations to one of our Recently Qualified Teachers (RQT), David Butler, who was nominated in the ‘NQT of the year’ category as part of United Learning’s ‘The Best in Everyone Primary Awards.’ Continue reading
Congratulations to our PGCE students who recently held an open evening to showcase work with fellow students, tutors, mentors and families.
A School of Education teaching student produced her personal best to help Great Britain to success in an international meet.
Elise Lovell, a Hastings Athletic Club heptathlete, recorded PBs in four events to help GB’s senior women finish runners-up in the Combined Events International Indoor Match against the Czech Republic, France, Poland and Spain in Prague.
Elise, studying for our Physical Education PGCE, started in athletics at the age of six and later, while at Helenswood School in Hastings, she cleared the long jump pit. Her PE teacher Jane Dallaway spotted Elise’s talent and guided her to Hastings Athletics Club. Continue reading
Secondary PG students have kicked started the second semester by attending our annual mid placement conference held on their first day back after the Christmas break.
Whether you are shortly graduating or already hold a degree and are looking for a career change, the University of Brighton’s informal open evenings are a great way to find out more about your course of interest.