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    Raising awareness of mental health through Gold Arts Award

    We hear from adviser and freelance Arts and Music Educator, Kathrina Perry, about a successful Gold Arts Award project that focused on raising awareness of mental health through poetry.

    STEAM: Experiencing the arts alongside technology to encourage cross-curricular learning

    Julie Neville, Arts Award Associate for formal education, spoke to Su Adams, Computing Curriculum Specialist at U Can Too about the impact and importance of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Ar...

    Author: Julie Neville

    Date: 03 Jun 2019

    Cross-curricular learning: making the most of heritage trips

    Here at Arts Award we believe that the arts, culture and creativity can be incorporated into almost any area of learning and development for children and young people. Over the past 12 years or so we ...

    Author: Annabel Thomas

    Date: 03 Jan 2019

    Case study: EOTAS1 Northumberland

    EOTAS1 Northumberland works across North and South East Northumberland to deliver arts activities to young people who are not attending school. The young people they work with are mostly 13 – 16 years...

    Author: Alan Lynch

    Date: 05 Sep 2018

    STEAM powered creativity

    Primary Creative ComputingThe concept of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) is something we’ve discussed previously, especially when it comes to the idea of incorporating the Arts to creat...

    Author: Alan Lynch

    Date: 16 Jan 2018

    5 Ways Arts Awards Can Support Your School’s Performing Arts Department

    Let’s be honest, we are all too aware of the pressures facing schools when it comes to offering a broad and balanced arts curriculum. Recent changes, along with accountability measures and the English...

    Author: Annabel Thomas

    Date: 06 Nov 2017

    Writing your Arts Award

    National Writing Day  is approaching, which will see events across the country celebrate writing of all kinds. We thought this would be a great time to consider how writing could be used to complete a...

    Author: Alan Lynch

    Date: 19 Jun 2017

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