Glyndebourne performance for schools

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

Art and Design PGCE peer-led workshops

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

Numeracy and Painting Workshop

Art and Design (Secondary) PGCE students were recently involved with a new project focusing on numeracy in art and looking at ideas for addressing this through painting. The aim was to introduce them to new materials and techniques that can be adapted to the secondary art curriculum and is part of our ongoing programme to develop student’s subject skills.

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