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October 13, 2016

Inspiring creative writing with Filament Theatre and Once upon A…

As part of Creative Schools, Stratford Circus associate Filament Theatre is working with 200 Y4 students at Grafton Primary school in Barking & Dagenham and New City Primary school in… read more

October 13, 2016

Discover Artsmark with A New Direction

The new Artsmark Framework has been designed by schools as the framework to plan, resource and measure the impact of their cultural offer. Schools can explore the rationale behind the new award,… read more

October 7, 2016

Cultural education resources at your fingertips

There are a wealth of resources available to help schools access, plan and celebrate London’s incredible cultural offer – a few handy tips and links below. Artsmark Awarded by Arts Council… read more

October 7, 2016

London Cultural Education Challenge

Creative Schools is part of the London Cultural Education Challenge: a three year programme designed by A New Direction with funding from Arts Council England, that aims to bring about a step-change… read more

October 5, 2016

Catch up with our Schools Brokerage service

Our Schools Brokerage service, led by Stratford Circus Arts Centre, is helping to connect schools with arts and culture differently by looking at school improvement first. Over the 2016/17 academic year… read more

October 5, 2016

Collaboration begins when we learn together

Inspired by the exceptional work already being done in East London, our Collaborative Learning programme, led by people make it work, brings cultural leaders together to share, develop and apply… read more

October 4, 2016

Youth Voice is growing in East London

Children and young people sit at the heart of our vision for Creative Schools.  As part of our work with schools, Sound Connections is working with students to explore what young people… read more