Please note: this site is still a relevant resource for KS3 music, but is no longer being updated.
This site is a web-based version of the Secondary National Strategy’s publication ‘KS3 music: a professional development programme’. Funded by DCSF and created by Hampshire County Council, it will support your professional development by helping you to review and refine your practice in teaching KS3 music.
Overview of the programme
Find out what the programme is about, what it involves and where to start, if you are a:
Routes through the programme
The professional development programme
If you want to start exploring the six units that form the basis of the training materials, go here or select the unit number below
Alternatively, you might want to start by exploring the principles that lie behind the programme by reading the Leadership guide.
Explore examples of work created by teachers and consultants who have used the programme. They demonstrate effective use of particular aspects from the programme's ideas and materials.
You can look for good examples of planning models, teaching strategies, audio and video exemples and template files.