One-day Illustration CPD Courses

Our one-day, illustrator-led CPD courses teach you accessible techniques, give you loads of new ideas and boost your confidence.

Primary Teachers’ CPD One-Day Course

Tuesday 2 May 2017 9.30am – 4.30pm

Join us for a day of inspiration! Delivered by professional illustrators, our acclaimed CPD course will equip teachers with accessible, effective, creative and fun ways to incorporate illustration techniques into learning across the curriculum. Ideal for all class teachers, art and literacy co-ordinators and curriculum leaders.

Developed with teachers over eight years, we use a range of tried-and-tested practical activities to support art and design, literacy, creativity and enjoyment for learning at Key Stages 1 and 2. Recommended by 100% of teachers. Supports schools working towards Arts Mark.

It's fun, inspiring and you leave with plenty of ideas that you want to action straight away. It's in no way intimidating - you won't feel judged on your own artistic ability.” – Assistant Head, Essex

Keep doing what you are doing – you are really inspirational.” – Class teacher, Haringey

Stimulating and empowering course. Thank you!” – Principal, Berkshire

Price: £150 for one teacher or £250 for two including gallery access, lunch and resources.

Secondary Teachers’ CPD One-Day Course

Tuesday 4 July 2017 9.30am – 4.30pm

Delivered by professional illustrators, this day for secondary schools and FE colleges focuses on using creative illustration briefs to engage and retain students and boost attainment (particularly boys’). The day includes gallery activities, a range of challenging and exciting practical workshops, and opportunities to share best practice with colleagues. Suitable for art & design and graphics teachers.

Excellent pace, expert professional advice and guidance. Superb setting/facilities combined with a great gallery. Loved seeing original illustrations in the flesh. A real treat.” – Head of Design, Northampton

Price: £150 for one teacher or £250 for two including gallery access, lunch and resources.

New for September 2017

Tuesday 26 September 9.30am – 4.30pm

We are delighted to be collaborating with Pop-Up Projects CIC to deliver a secondary cross-curricular art and english CPD session, delivered by a writer and an illustrator. The day focuses on creative approaches to cross-departmental working for improved student outcomes and enjoyment for learning at KS3 and 4. Suitable for art, design & craft, graphics and english teachers.

Price: £150 for one teacher or £250 for two including gallery access, lunch and resources.


To enquire or book email: education@houseofillustration.org.uk 020 3696 2024

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