Arts Award Blog

Shakespeare, puppets and flexibility: supporting flexible evidence gathering to achieve an Arts Award

When we last heard from Rebecca Lonergan and Abbey Catholic Primary School, they were planning their Arts Award delivery for the year, making use of after school clubs and Shakespeare Schools Festival...

Embedding creative activity at Thomas Ashton School

Arts Award Good Practice Centre Thomas Ashton School are in the midst of a year of great creative activity, and are telling us about some of what’s taken place in our latest guest blog. They’ve embedd...

Author: Guest Writer

Date: 19 Mar 2018


Good Practice Centre Abbey Catholic Primary School will be blogging their Arts Award journey as part of their Good Practice Centre year. The school runs Arts Award at Discover through to Bronze, enjoy...

Author: Guest Writer

Date: 15 Dec 2017

Introducing Good Practice Centres 2017-18

Each year Arts Award centres apply to be selected as Good Practice Centres. Chosen from across all sectors, these centres bring a breadth of experience of delivering Arts Award successfully. In the bl...

Author: Alan Lynch

Date: 02 May 2017

Inspiring future arts engagement through Arts Award Discover days

This week on the blog, 2015-16 Good Practice Centre Nonsuch Theatre share with you the success they’ve had with delivering Arts Award Discover in just one day…

Author: Guest Writer

Date: 28 Nov 2016

Creating digital games inspired by art, history and heritage - Orleans House Gallery

To continue our series of Good Practice Centre blog posts, this week we hear from 2015-16 Good Practice Centre Orleans House Gallery, and how they used gaming and digital technologies to encourage you...

Author: Guest Writer

Date: 21 Nov 2016