The Cultural Learning Alliance is a collective voice working to ensure that all children and young people have meaningful access to culture

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Make a difference: Join the CLA Strategy Group

There has never been a more important time to be part of the Cultural Learning Alliance (CLA). Over the past nine years the CLA has been an important champion of every child’s right to access meaningful arts and culture in their lives. We are looking for committed, passionate, expert colleagues to join our Strategy Group and lead the Alliance in its next phase.

We do not need magic to transform our world; we carry all the power we need inside ourselves already: we have the power to imagine better.

J K Rowling OBE Very Good Lives, Little Brown, 2015

08 February 2018

This month we bring you news of a BBC survey on cuts to creative subjects in schools, Arts Council England’s ten year strategy consultation, the child poverty map, a request from the RSA and Hearts for the Arts nominees.

08 February 2018

A round-up of all the key news from central government including a new Education Secretary, reports on the teacher recruitment crisis and investment in STEM and a new Inquiry in to the Social Impact of Participation in Culture and Sport from the DCMS Select Committee.

08 February 2018

Embedding learning through the arts in the primary curriculum

A Blog from Catherine Sutton, Senior Grants Manager, Education and Learning through the Arts, at Paul Hamlyn Foundation about their new Teacher Development Fund.