'All children can and should benefit from receiving a wide ranging, adventurous and creative cultural education.' - Darren Henley (Department for Education, 2012)
Sutton SCITT offers the key benefits of:
- Being taught by staff who are leaders in their field of Drama in education and have over 20 years experience of classroom drama in outstanding schools.
Being based at Glenthorne High School that has excellent facilities including 4 black box drama studios.
Covering all elements of Secondary Drama teaching including exploring key Drama educationalists such as Heathcote, Bolton and Neelands and how process drama can be used across the curriculum. How to teach texts, theatre practitioners and aspects of theatre integral to GCSE, A Level and Vocational specifications is central to the course.
Enabling you participate in practical Drama sessions allowing you to reflect on your experience from the point of view of both teacher and pupil.
Including assignments that are embedded into the subject studies sessions that allow you to share your growing knowledge of drama in education and plan a sequence of imaginative lessons to deliver in the classroom. Reflection allows you to think about the impact your teaching is having on the progress pupils are making in the classroom. This will support you in beocming a creative practitioner.