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November 6, 2017

Countdown to the 2017 Creative Schools Symposium

Get inspired with a day of professional development, Artsmark support, practice sharing, top tips, debate and discussion with leaders and experts representing the diversity of cultural education practice in east… read more

October 10, 2017

Get inspired at the 2017 Creative Schools Symposium!

Join leaders from across east London’s dynamic cultural and education sectors to celebrate and champion creativity in schools at the 2017 Creative Schools Symposium.  Click here to book your place!… read more

September 27, 2017

Understanding school financing

Our Collaborative Learning series swings back into action after the summer break, with another One about the Money session at Redbridge Drama Centre with guest expert Andrew Scott, Schools Business Manager… read more

July 5, 2017

Celebrate creativity in east London schools at the 2017 Creative Schools Symposium!

We’re delighted to invite teachers and cultural leaders to celebrate and champion creativity in east London schools at the 2017 Creative Schools Symposium, taking place at Stratford Circus Arts Centre on 17 November… read more

May 4, 2017

Insights from Creative Schools brokerage: One year in

In our continuing exploration of What Schools Want? we reflect on learning from the first year of our schools brokerage offer to East London Schools with insights from our Creative Schools… read more

March 29, 2017

Social Return on Investment

In our latest Collaborative Learning session, East London cultural partners explored Social Return on Investment analyses with Lizzie Trotter from MB Associates. In the second of two sessions exploring Social… read more

January 27, 2017

Get involved in Creative Schools Artsmark!

Support your school on the Artsmark journey with local links into East London’s incredible creative opportunities. Over the past year Creative Schools has brought 160+ arts and education organisations together to explore… read more

December 20, 2016

Measuring impact in the arts

For our last Collaborative Learning session of 2016, East London cultural partners explored approaches to measuring impact across the arts with Seva Phillips and James Doeser. In the first of… read more

December 12, 2016

How the arts can help achieve Healthy Schools aims

Jo Rhodes from Challenge 59 shares her reflections on her recent workshop for the Creative Schools Symposium, exploring challenges and opportunities for dance and health The Creative Schools Symposium highlighted… read more

November 25, 2016

Creative ways into playwriting: practical tips from playwright Brian Mullin

Playwright Brian Mullin shares some practical tips for supporting literacy through playwriting with primary aged students… At a time when creativity in schools is being greatly devalued, it’s so important… read more