28 February 2018

Arts & Health evidence

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

Policy and Practice round-up 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

News from Westminster

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

Paul Hamlyn Foundation’s new Teacher Development Fund

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.

01 February 2018

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.

17 January 2018

T Levels blog by Pauline Tambling CEO of Creative & Cultural Skills

With so much Brexit news a key piece of post-16 education reform, to be live by 2020, may have been missed. The Westminster Government will be introducing new technical qualifications in England for those over 16 called ‘T’ levels. (Different policies operate in Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales.)

15 January 2018

The CLA in 2017 …

Our annual round-up for the Cultural Learning Alliance’s activity last year.