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Teachers' Toolkit

Online facilities for teachers by Paul Harris

The Teachers’ Toolkit is a series of factsheets combining practical advice and guidance on professional development, plus articles by renowned educationalist Paul Harris.

We are constantly adding to the resources available, so look out for news both here and in other member communications such as The Musician journal and the dedicated MU News email.

Teachers' Toolkit

From the parents' perspective (PDF 1.4 MB file opens in new window)

Why am I a music teacher? (PDF 194.31 bytes file opens in new window)

Get it In writing (PDF 125.14 bytes file opens in new window)

Keeping the balance: it's all in the preparation (PDF 136.73 bytes file opens in new window)

Lesson planning: friend or foe? (PDF 176.72 bytes file opens in new window)

What makes a good masterclass? (PDF 169.44 bytes file opens in new window)

From the employer's perspective (PDF 141.52 bytes file opens in new window)

Employment status (PDF 138.58 bytes file opens in new window)

Where can I find teaching work? (PDF 143.29 bytes file opens in new window)

Starting your private practice (PDF 99.79 bytes file opens in new window)

Moving on (PDF 129.03 bytes file opens in new window)

Code of Practice (PDF 353.45 bytes file opens in new window)

Copyright: arranging and samples (PDF 353.17 bytes file opens in new window)

Health and safety (PDF 350.63 bytes file opens in new window)

Holiday pay (PDF 353.99 bytes file opens in new window)

Insurance: are you covered? (PDF 405.99 bytes file opens in new window)

Simultaneous learning (PDF 926.21 bytes file opens in new window)

What is copyright? (PDF 354.11 bytes file opens in new window)

Child protection and safeguarding (PDF 404.91 bytes file opens in new window)

Equality diversity definitions (PDF 402.66 bytes file opens in new window)

Equality Diversity Using it (PDF 401.04 bytes file opens in new window)

Observations (PDF 359.8 bytes file opens in new window)

Redundancy (PDF 354.02 bytes file opens in new window)

Setting up as an instrumental teacher (PDF 1.44 MB file opens in new window)

Setting up your lessons (PDF 1.44 MB file opens in new window)

Working with groups (PDF 407.02 bytes file opens in new window)