Cultural education resources at your fingertips

October 7, 2016

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.


Awarded by Arts Council England, designed by schools, the new Artsmark award will help your school to deliver a high quality arts and cultural education.

Arts Award

Arts Award inspires young people to grow their arts and leadership talents: it’s creative, valuable and accessible.

AND Schools resources

A New Direction is London’s leader in cultural education.   You can find a number of free planning resources, networking and CPD opportunities on the AND website:

AND Teacher’s Toolkit

This handy toolkit has been created by A New Direction to help you and your school more effectively use and promote the arts and cultural education as a critical component of a balanced, exciting curriculum.


ANDTogether is a new online platform for teachers and schools  – helping you to connect with organisations from across London’s vibrant arts and cultural sector.

London Curriculum

The London Curriculum brings the new national curriculum to life. It’s inspired by London’s people, places and heritage.

London Ambitions

London Ambitions gives schools access to access to industry connections that can help support successful career opportunities for young Londoners.


Image Credit:  Rosetta Art Centre