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    A Typical Scottish Summer?

    The sun may have been a bit reluctant up in Scotland this summer, but that has not stopped some fabulous Arts Award centres from delivering great projects. With the Scottish schools returning for a ne...

    Spotlight on Drama at The Skinners' Kent Academy - centre stage and shining!

    Today we hear from Holly Barradell who is a Drama Teacher and the Head of Expressive Arts Faculty at The Skinners' Kent Academy in Tunbridge Wells. Holly is also an Ofqual Expert for Drama, Advisor fo...

    Author: Guest Writer

    Date: 15 Apr 2019

    Get started with Arts Award during your teacher training

    Delivering Arts Award is an excellent way for trainee and newly qualified teachers to increase their employability and raise the profile of the arts whilst establishing themselves in their new role at...

    Author: Julie Neville

    Date: 01 Apr 2019

    Introducing Arts Award Key Stage 3 resources

    We know that offering additional qualifications like Arts Award can give teachers extra work and recognise how pressured departments are in terms of workload, budgets and in some cases having to make ...

    Author: Annabel Thomas

    Date: 20 Mar 2019

    Things every arts teacher can do to boost the profile of their department

    Did you catch our recent blog post highlighting 5 reasons why arts teachers are important? In this we outlined our feelings on why young people should be offered the chance to access the arts at schoo...

    Author: Annabel Thomas

    Date: 04 Feb 2019

    5 reasons why arts teachers are important

    The holidays have whizzed past and here we are again at the start of a new term and a new year. Despite Christmas being a well-deserved break involving too much food (and in some cases, too much famil...

    Author: Annabel Thomas

    Date: 08 Jan 2019

    Creative Faculty Mission – Everyone’s an artist!

    As winner of Creative School of the Year at the TES Awards and an Artsmark Platinum school, Formby High School have have a strong record embedding the arts into their work. Victoria Harrocks discusses...

    Author: Guest Writer

    Date: 24 Sep 2018

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