Drama support led by Patrice Baldwin


18.9.24 Using Drama strategies to explore picture books in KS1
6.11.24 Using Drama against bullying in KS2
8.1.25 Using Drama for Talk and Writing
5.2.25 Drama for Oracy


Patrice BaldwinDrama Consultant

Patrice Baldwin FRSA is Chair of the UK’s Council for Subject Associations (CfSA).  She was a Primary Headteacher, Arts Education and School Improvement Adviser (Norfolk) and Ofsted inspector. She was Sir Jim Rose’s Editorial Expert for Drama, for his proposed primary national curriculum, and Oak National Academy’s Primary Drama subject leader during the pandemic. Patrice worked regularly with Pie Corbett for several years, jointly delivering ‘Talk and Drama for Writing’ conferences across England and Wales.  She is an internationally recognised specialist in ‘Drama for Learning’ and has delivered training in almost 40 countries worldwide. She was Chair of National Drama (2004- 2015) and concurrently President of the International Drama Theatre and Education Association (IDEA) from 2010-2013 and the Drama board member for the World Alliance for Arts Education, (working with UNESCO).  Patrice has written several books about using Drama as a teaching and learning medium, most recently Process Drama for Second Language Teaching and Learning (Bloomsbury Academic, 2022) and 40+ ‘Drama’ Strategies to Deepen Whole Class Learning (Routledge, 2024).  She has also worked as a BBC Education scriptwriter and series consultant. ’

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