PlayOn – Shakespeare CPD

Date of past event:

25th June 2019


Planning Shakespeare for 2019/2020
Theatre Peckham
Tuesday 25 June, 09:30-17:00

The third Play On CPD event was hosted at Theatre Peckham25 June 2019 from 09.30 to 17.00. This CPD event was supported by Southwark Schools Learning Partnership, Compass School and A New Direction.

Following the success of Play On’s two previous CPD events with Cheek by Jowl this session focussed on five keys areas:

  • Planning the curriculum with Shakespeare for 2019/2020
  • Looking at gaps in our current curriculum and how they can be supported with the Play On Toolkit
  • Collaborating with peers in applying the Play On 5 Stage Approach to Shakespeare
  • Modelling the toolkit with members of the Play On Youth Ensemble
  • Student-led discussion with members of the Play On Youth Ensemble

For further details read this document – Play On.

Feedback from previous sessions:

Play On was different from any other workshops we’ve been to. Play On Youth Ensemble feedback

Just to note to pass on my joy attending the Play On CPD yesterday. Cheek by Jowl rejuvenated my excitement around student performance of Shakespeare and I took away strategies to practically use while planning lessons. Teacher Feedback from CPD session