ONLINE: Award-Nominated interactive course on teaching drama to primary students! Includes live sessions, videos, downloads and lesson plans. ‘It gave me fresh ideas to use for all my classes. I’m very excited about experimenting more!’
PowerUp: Drama Games for Language Teaching (Online)
This award-winning online course begins on 6 April and finishes on 26 April 2020.
A unique award-winning 3-week online course exploring drama games and strategies to engage students in language learning. The course uses a mix of video clips, interactive activities and detailed explanations with continual support at every stage and detailed feedback on the final project.
Literature and Drama in Language Teaching
Norwich Institute for Language Education, 82 Upper St Giles St. Norwich NR2 1LT.
17-28 August 2019
This two-tutor 50-hour course for English Language Teachers explores literature and drama in the language classroom. We look at how to promote the habit of extensive reading and develop creative response strategies to encourage active reading. The drama sessions aim to boost confidence and spontaneity through role-play, games and improvisation.
Santorini: Learn to Teach Drama on a Greek Island
Hellenic Cultural Centre, Santorini, Greece
8-13 November 2020
The Inspiring Drama Teacher online course was shortlisted for the ‘Outstanding Drama Education Resource’ in the Music and Drama Awards 2020
Power-Up: Drama Games for Language Teaching online course was awarded the prestigious English Speaking Union Language Award for ‘Best Resource for Teachers’ 2018
Drama Resource offers high quality CPD drama courses for teachers, teaching assistants, freelance drama practitioners, actors and directors. Our drama in education courses explore the role of drama in the creative curriculum and in raising literacy standards. Theatre professionals run masterclasses on directing and devising theatre, improvisation and mask. We welcome visitors to our courses from across the UK as well as many who travel from international locations.
All our drama courses are highly practical and supported by explanatory notes, enabling participants to easily adapt approaches for their own use. In addition to the courses listed on this page, Drama Resource also offers INSET training and CPD to primary schools across the UK, including whole-school training days and twilight sessions.