Working with Education Institutions
LEAN produced a New Landscapes Resource Sheet on education changes in 2012 for our New Landscapes arts education event in January 2012.
£10m of lottery funding is to be invested in a network of ten Bridge delivery organisations which will provide a direct bridge between the work of arts organisations and schools and communities.
Here is a list of ideas and links to websites to help improve behaviour management within the learning environment.
The Department for Culture, Media and Sport and the Department for Education have responded to recomendations outlined in a report on Cultural Education in England.
'Cultural engagement in London schools: key messages from the rapid evidence assessment' was published in June 2012 by the National Foundation for Educational Research on behalf of A New Direction.The report explores the evidence for the extent, motivations and barriers relating to cultural engagement in London schools.
The Cultural Learning Alliance publish regular updates on education policy on their website, and produce a regular newsletter.
The DCSF was renamed the Department for Education and formed on 12 May 2010. It is responsible for education and children's services.
The Department of Education released drafts of the new Primary National Curriculum in June 2012.
Guardian Article: Creative early years education: a meeting of minds (and sectors)
Forest Hill School, a specialist school in performing arts, produces a regular newsletter detailing news and achievements.
Lesson plans are used by teachers to ensure that all areas are covered when planning and delivering lessons.
Information, guidance and tools that help schools design a curriculum can be found at National Curriculum online.
When working with schools, it is useful to understand how the school system in England works.
This unit by The Open University encourages you to develop your reflection of children’s environments and provides opportunities for you to investigate and evaluate young children’s experiences and your role in supporting them.
Plan ahead, know when the holidays are