Working with Education Institutions
LEAN produced a New Landscapes Resource Sheet on education changes in 2012 for our New Landscapes arts education event in January 2012.
£10m of lottery funding is to be invested in a network of ten Bridge delivery organisations which will provide a direct bridge between the work of arts organisations and schools and communities.
Here is a list of ideas and links to websites to help improve behaviour management within the learning environment.
The Department for Culture, Media and Sport and the Department for Education have responded to recomendations outlined in a report on Cultural Education in England.
'Cultural engagement in London schools: key messages from the rapid evidence assessment' was published in June 2012 by the National Foundation for Educational Research on behalf of A New Direction.The report explores the evidence for the extent, motivations and barriers relating to cultural engagement in London schools.
The Cultural Learning Alliance publish regular updates on education policy on their website, and produce a regular newsletter.
The DCSF was renamed the Department for Education and formed on 12 May 2010. It is responsible for education and children's services.
The Department of Education released drafts of the new Primary National Curriculum in June 2012.
Forest Hill School, a specialist school in performing arts, produces a regular newsletter detailing news and achievements.
Pupil Premium funding is given to schools to offer targeted support
Lesson plans are used by teachers to ensure that all areas are covered when planning and delivering lessons.
Lewisham has a number of teaching schools alliances. Find out more about teaching schools and what the alliances in Lewisham do on this page.
From lesson and resource ideas to behaviour management techniques, this Guardian article explores how Pinterest offers a wide range of support and inspiration for teachers with young students.
Useful documents for anyone working with, or thinking of working with schools in the UK.
Information, guidance and tools that help schools design a curriculum can be found at National Curriculum online.
When working with schools, it is useful to understand how the school system in England works.
Plan ahead, know when the school holidays are