The University of Sheffield
Music Teacher Conference
Teaching World Music
Monday 18 June 2018, 9.30am-3pm
The Department of Music warmly invites you to a conference for Music teachers in secondary education on ‘Teaching World Music’. Participation will contribute to your continuing professional development.
The conference is free to attend, lunch and refreshments are also provided.
|9.30 - 10am||Registration and coffee|
|10am||Welcome & Introduction
Dr Andrew Killick, Director, MA in World Music Studies
|10.05 – 10.45am||Session 1: What do we teach when we teach world music? (PowerPoint download 13mb) – Dr Andrew Killick|
|10.45 – 11.30am||Session 2: The power of music to engage minority children (PDF download 2.4mb) – John Ball, World Musician in residence and Andrew Davey (Head of Music, Fir Vale)|
|11.30am – 12pm||Coffee|
|12 – 12.45pm||Session 3: Teaching traditional music in an institutional setting (PowerPoint download 1.1mb)– Dr Simon Keegan-Phipps|
|12.45 – 1.45pm||Lunch|
|1.45 – 2.30pm||Session 4: Working with resources in the world / traditional music classroom (PowerPoint download 39kb) – Dr Fay Hield|
|2.30 – 3pm||Discussion & evaluation|
Please complete our online Teacher Conference Registration Form to reserve your place.
Please note: places are limited and will be reserved on a first come first served basis.
Registration deadline: Thursday 14 June 2018
For further information please email:
Linda Billam, Schools’ Outreach Support Officer, Faculty of Arts and Humanities: firstname.lastname@example.org