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27 November 2018

Policy and practice round-up November 2018

This month we bring you news of two reports from the Edge Foundation and CBI/Pearson that reinforce the case for arts education; a Radio 4 Front Row debate on arts education; a Royal Albert Hall call for arts GCSEs and DfE response; funding for teacher development from the Paul Hamlyn Foundation; and a call for nominations to the National Creative Learning Awards.

29 October 2018

Policy and Practice round-up October 2018

This month we bring you news of the RSC/Tate Time to Listen report on the impact of arts-rich schools; a House of Lords debate on music education; a £5m fund for youth performance networks; the Pisa 2021 test on creative thinking; a Frieze magazine article on the ‘extinction’ of arts in schools; a STEAM report from US National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine, and a DASER STEAM event.

27 September 2018

Policy and Practice round-up September 2018

This month we bring you news of eight different media pieces on the value of arts and the current decline of the arts in schools; a roundtable with Prince Charles; Baroness Deborah Bull’s maiden speech on careers in the arts; the new Civil Society Strategy; and guidance on setting up a makerspace.