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

We shouldn’t be wondering whether children need art and music and stories and poems any more than wondering whether plants need water

Philip Pullman Author

28 February 2018

Ahead of the deadline for the consultation on the Mental Health Green paper on Friday 2 March, we wanted to share some of the evidence on the impact of arts on good health.

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.