Key features of this CPD course:
- Takes the strain off the voice
- Provides practical teaching advantages
- Helps manage classroom behaviour
- Reinforces classroom presentation abilities
- Provides a life-long transferable skill
- Supports career development through confident presentation skills
As a teacher you rely on your voice to a huge extent. Used effectively it will hold pupils' attention, capture their imagination, and help you manage classroom behaviour successfully.
Better Voice for Teachers is a dynamic, easy-to-follow online course specially designed to enhance the capabilities of your speaking voice and deliver practical benefits in the classroom. The course combines short films, audio and text to demonstrate the Better Voice technique and present the straightforward vocal exercises. It’s designed to enable you to speak clearly, confidently and authoritatively, to make yourself heard without shouting, and to use your voice as much as you need without any strain on your throat.
The course is divided into two parts. Part One introduces you to the Better Voice technique and its beneficial use in your day-to-day teaching. Part Two builds on that foundation to reveal your voice’s previously unrevealed potential.
Who should enrol on this course?
Better Voice is ideal for teachers in all disciplines and sectors across primary and secondary schools, colleges, universities, in classrooms and on the sports field. There are also opportunities to study the technique further with a view to teaching it to pupils or colleagues.
Teachers are eight times more likely to suffer from voice-related health conditions than those in other professions*.
The technique taught in this course has been helping speakers and singers get the best out of their voices for over a hundred years. 'Better Voice for Teachers' is a specially adapted approach designed to meet the voice problems commonly experienced by teachers and help reduce the strain on their voice.
The vocal techniques that you learn will help you speak clearly and confidently and make yourself heard without shouting. This will give you a strong advantage in behaviour management and classroom presentation, plus capabilities that will enhance your career progression outside and beyond the classroom.
The Better Voice technique is simple yet effective, and you can quickly start putting it into practice in the classroom from day one.
How is the course delivered?
Better Voice is a two-part online practical learning course. It uses a series of videos with easy-to-follow instructions to take you through a programme of straightforward vocal exercises, with identifiable key stages of progress so you can check how you’re getting on.
Better Voice Part One
A clear, authoritative and impressive voice - with no strain on the throat
Better Voice Part One outlines the principles of the Better Voice technique, takes you step by step through the video and audio exercises, and enables you to introduce the benefits of Better Voice into your daily teaching life.
Better Voice Part Two
Taking your Better Voice a stage further
Better Voice Part Two enables you to build on your new capabilities by increasing your vocal range, developing the variety and interest in your voice, and uncovering the hidden qualities and potential that lie within it.
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