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Free Music Network Meetings

FREE - Network meetings

Suitable for: primary, secondary, special school music teachers, music co-ordinators, heads of department and teaching assistants

Meeting objectives

  • To update colleagues about national, regional and local developments in music education
  • To discuss key issues facing colleagues over the next 12 months
  • To identify and share good practice, ideas and resources
  • To network with colleagues
  • FREE workshop/training with resources to take away

The secondary and primary phase meetings will take place at the same time with two separate agendas - giving colleagues the opportunity to network informally over coffee.

All meetings will run from 3:45pm until 5:15pm and there are 6 Music network meetings each term in the following areas:

City, Coalville / Hinckley, Loughborough, Melton, South East and South West.

(Melton Network Meetings will be taking place next term. Information will be posted here nearer the time.)

To book a place at a Network Meeting, please visit our online booking page or use the link next to the relevant meeting below.


Network Meeting Information 17 18

Please click on a heading below to access meeting information.

(Hinckley and Melton Network Meetings will be taking place next year. Information will be posted here nearer the time.)

Coalville & Hinckley Network Meetings 2017 / 18

AUTUMN
Venue
: Ivanhoe College, North St, Ashby-de-la-Zouch LE65 1HX - To book a place at this meeting please click here.
Thursday 2nd November 2017
3:45pm – 5:15pm

Main focus of meeting: Practical percussion
FREE training and practical ideas in using tuned and untuned percussion in KS2 and KS3

SPRING
Venue:
TBC
Wednesday 17th January 2018
3:45pm – 5:15pm

Main focus of meeting: Music Technology
FREE training and practical ideas to create a Unit of Work using Music Technology forKS2 and KS3

SUMMER
Venue
: TBC
Wednesday 16th May 2018
3:45pm – 5:15pm

Leicester-Shire Music Teachers Network
An opportunity for teaching staff in all areas of Leicester and Leicestershire to meet and discuss national & regional music related issues.

All meeting agendas will include

  • Updates in LeicesterShire Music Education Hub funding & National Plan for Music
  • Agenda items teachers bring to the meeting

Network meetings are free of charge but places must be booked.

Network meetings are free of charge but places must be booked using our online booking system

Leicester City Network Meetings 2017 / 18

AUTUMN
Venue:
Rowlatts Hill Primary School, Balderstone Close, Leicester LE5 4ES
Tuesday 3rd October 2017
3:45pm – 5:15pm

Main focus of meeting:
Identifying talent & potential
Find out about the Awards for Young Musicians Furthering Talent initiative and how to be involved.

SPRING
Venue: TBC
Tuesday 23rd January 2018
3:45pm – 5:15pm

Main focus of meeting:
Singing – practical session
FREE resources from Sing Up. Learn a song for KS2 and a song for KS3 to support singing in parts in a quick and accessible way.

SUMMER
Venue: TBC
Wednesday 16th May 2018
3:45pm – 5:15pm

Leicester-Shire Music Teachers Network
An opportunity for teaching staff in all areas of Leicester and Leicestershire to meet and discuss national & regional music related issues.

All meeting agendas will include
Updates in Leicestershire Music Education Hub funding & National Plan for Music
Agenda items teachers bring to the meeting

Network meetings are free of charge but places must be booked using our online booking system

Loughborough Network Meetings 2017 / 18

AUTUMN
Venue:
The Merton, Cherry Dr, Syston, Leicester LE7 2PT - To book a place at this meeting please click here.
Wednesday 11th October 2017
3:45pm – 5:15pm

Main focus of meeting: Music Technology
FREE training and practical ideas to create a Unit of Work using Music Technology for KS2 and KS3

SPRING
Venue:
TBC
Wednesday 24th January 2018
3:45pm – 5:15pm

Main focus of meeting: Singing – practical session
FREE resources from Sing Up. Learn a song for KS2 and a song for KS3 to support singing in parts in a quick and accessible way.

SUMMER
Venue:
TBC
Wednesday 16th May 2018
3:45pm – 5:15pm

Leicester-Shire Music Teachers Network
An opportunity for teaching staff in all areas of Leicester and Leicestershire to meet and discuss national & regional music related issues.

All meeting agendas will include

  • Updates in Leicestershire Music Education Hub funding & National Plan for Music
  • Agenda items teachers bring to the meeting

Network meetings are free of charge but places must be booked using our online booking system

South East Network Meetings 2017 / 18

AUTUMN
Venue:
The Kibworth School, 37 Smeeton Rd, Kibworth Beauchamp, Leicester LE8 0LG - To book a place at this Network Meeting, please click here
Wednesday 11th October 2017
3:45pm – 5:15pm

Main focus of meeting: Identifying talent & potential
Find out about the Awards for Young Musicians Furthering Talent initiative and how to be involved.

SPRING
Venue:
TBC
Wednesday 24th January 2018
3:45pm – 5:15pm

Main focus of meeting: Practical percussion
FREE training and practical ideas in using tuned and untuned percussion in KS2 and KS3

SUMMER
Venue:
TBC
Wednesday 16th May 2018
3:45pm – 5:15pm

Leicester-Shire Music Teachers Network
An opportunity for teaching staff in all areas of Leicester and Leicestershire to meet and discuss national & regional music related issues.

All meeting agendas will include

  • Updates in Leicestershire Music Education Hub funding & National Plan for Music
  • Agenda items teachers bring to the meeting

Network meetings are free of charge but places must be booked using our online booking system

South West Network Meetings 2017 / 18

AUTUMN
Venue:
Blaby Stokes Primary School, Queen's Rd, Blaby, Leicester LE8 4EG - To book a place at this Network Meeting, please click here
Thursday 5th October 2017
3:45pm – 5:15pm

Main focus of meeting: Singing – practical session
FREE resources from Sing Up. Learn a song for KS2 and a song for KS3 to support singing in parts in a quick and accessible way.

SPRING
Venue:
TBC
Thursday 18th January 2018
3:45pm – 5:15pm

Main focus of meeting: Practical percussion
FREE training and practical ideas in using tuned and untuned percussion in KS2 and KS3

SUMMER
Venue:
TBC
Wednesday 16th May 2018
3:45pm – 5:15pm

Leicester-Shire Music Teachers Network
An opportunity for teaching staff in all areas of Leicester and Leicestershire to meet and discuss national & regional music related issues.

All meeting agendas will include

  • Updates in Leicestershire Music Education Hub funding & National Plan for Music
  • Agenda items teachers bring to the meeting

Network meetings are free of charge but places must be booked.

Partners

  • Arts
    Music Service
    Music And Culture
    LCC
    LCC 2
  • Music Mark
    Viva
    Philharmonia
    Darbar
  • Soft Touch Arts
    Bullfrog
    Awards for Young Musicians
    Orchestras Live
    Pedestrian
  • SoundLincs
    Transformance Music
    Spark Childrens Festival
    Leicester City Football Club Community Trust
    National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain
  • The Mighty Creatives
    MEHEM
    Leicester Cathedral
    Leicester International Music Festival

Partners

  • Arts
  • Music Service
  • Music And Culture
  • LCC
  • LCC 2
  • Music Mark
  • Viva
  • Philharmonia
  • Darbar
  • Soft Touch Arts
  • Bullfrog
  • Awards for Young Musicians
  • Orchestras Live
  • Pedestrian
  • SoundLincs
  • Transformance Music
  • Spark Childrens Festival
  • Leicester City Football Club Community Trust
  • National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain