Dance Professional Development Day at Leeds Beckett University

Collaborative Enquiries: young people’s, students’ and teachers’ perspectives on the development of innovative Dance practice within the New National curriculum for primary schools

When? Monday 8th December, 2014 8.20 – 4.30

Where? Leeds Becket University, Beckett’s Park, Headingley, Leeds. LS6 3QS.

Who is the Professional Development Conference Day for?

Students, teachers, artists, advisers, all those with an interest in teaching and raising the profile of Dance in schools and the community.

What will it cost?

There is no charge for the day and parking is free on Campus. To enable the day to be free and costs to a minimum, you are welcome to bring your own refreshments or they can be purchased on campus or in nearby Headingley. All we would please ask is a donation towards “John Jamieson School – Specialist Inclusive Learning Centre (SILC)”.

What should I do?

To reserve a place please email Dr John Connell at Statingyour Name:

Vehicle registration number if parking is required:

Please be aware that places are limited and will be allocated on a first come basis.

Your acceptance will be confirmed via email with more information communicated later.

What do I receive on the day?

Teaching throughout the day, presentations, discussions, performances and all the resources.

The Dance Professional Development Conference Day offers exceptional original teaching resources created by student teachers at Leeds Beckett University in collaboration with teachers working in primary schools. The day will help develop cross- curricular learning and teaching experiences, through Dance, for all those who attend and the young people in schools and the community.

The Day in brief.

Registration (Sports Centre)
Welcome and Practical workshops begin (Gym1) Practical sessions (Gym 1 and Gym 2)
Lunch and discussion groups (Café) Presentations / discussions (Lecture Theatre D) Plenary (Lecture Theatre D)
Close (Lecture Theatre D)

8.20 – 8.50 8.50 – 9.30 9.30 – 12.50 12.50 – 1.50 2.00 – 4.00 4.00 – 4.20 4.20 – 4.30

Dr John Connell