Schools play a vital role in ensuring that every child and young person has access to arts and cultural experiences.
Our 2013 report, Opening Doors, outlined the pressures and priorities schools are now facing. It identified opportunities for arts and cultural providers to support and engage with the education sector and continues to inform our work with schools in the region.
We support the education sector to develop and improve the quality of their arts and cultural education for all children and young people by:
Cultural Leaders in Education
We are currently developing a Cultural Leaders in Education Programme. This will enable school leaders to become champions of arts and cultural provision. It will build on our previous Specialist Leaders in Cultural Learning and Education programmes.
IVE has produced this poster, 10 Reasons Why Arts and Culture Make A Difference to Young People’s Lives, to assist educators and arts organisations….
“Undercliffe Tales: An Evaluation – Successfully using drama techniques to improve literacy among school priority groups” was the result of an exciting and innovative…
Bridging the Gap – The First 4 Years and Beyond summarises the work done by IVE (formerly CAPEUK) as an Arts Council Bridge Organisation….
“Creativity Matters – Making Space for Teaching Creative Science” is part of the creativity matters series of reports examining the role of creativity within…
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