PodClass

Bringing the challenge of making a Podcast into the classroom for students to develop a broad range of skills and be able to share their voice.

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The Programme

An exciting, programme with support from Hear2Listen from start to finish. Students will get the opportunity to learn how to create their very own podcast. Students are provided with

6 weeks of training in order to learn the basic skills required including workshops on;

  • Target Audience

  • Tone and Values

  • Message and Communication

  • Roles and Responsibilities

  • Recording Equipment

  • Microphone Discipline

  • Podcast Content and

  • Editing and Uploading

Option 1 - Full Programme

For schools/colleges. 

12 Month Programme - Initial 6 week workshops followed by monthly podcast support sessions for up to 20 students.

Peer Support Programme - After the first year students will have the opportunity to become PodClass Peer Supporters

Full series of podcasts - A series of 10 podcasts will be produced by your students for your school. 

Funding Support - Either self funded or Hear2Listen can support with applications for funding bids. 

The Benefits

Not only do young people learn the basic skills of producing a podcast they also benefit from developing personal skills during the programme, that are difficult to teach in the classroom. These included but are not limited to;

  • Communication

  • Confidence

  • Resilience

  • Team-working

  • Organisation

  • Responsibility and 

  • Independence

Getting Involved

If you would like to get involved or find out more, please feel free to get in touch with Adam 

Workshops on how to start your own podcast for businesses or individuals are also available here

Option 2 - After School Workshops

For schools/colleges. 

After School Programme - 6 week workshops after school hours for up to 15 students.

One off podcast - A limited edition podcast will be produced by your students for your school. 

Funding - Self funded by parents. £200 per person for all 6 sessions. 

Option 3 - Sponsor a Young Person

For any young person sponsored by family member or business. 

Social Mixing - Students from all backgrounds can mix and engage in the podcast production together. 

 

After School Programme - 6 week workshops after school hours for up to 15 students at a central location

One off podcast - A limited edition podcast will be produced by young people and published through Hear2Listen.

Funding - Self funded using a crowdfunding format. Once we have 15 students signed up the programme will begin.