Research Evidence and Impact
LEAN are collating any articles and news items which capture the positive impact of the arts (all forms)
A strategy to help ensure the arts, culture and heritage are open to all
Organisations who are researching the impacts for arts, education and culture, with interesting information, resources, reports and articles.
This document provides guidance on appropriate ways of documenting the impacts of arts for health and well being, whether through small scale project evaluations or large scale research studies. It suggests a standard framework for reporting of project activities that will strengthen understanding of what works in specific contexts and enable realistic assessment and appropriate comparisons to be made between programmes.
Organisations across the UK are researching early years and the arts, here is a list of interesting projects, research and reports
On cultural value in the UK
Theory of Change is used widely to think about impact, risks and bigger goals
Research which maybe of interest if you work with children, especially those in arts education and learning