"If the arts were in charge of education…"
Southbank Centre Artistic Director, Jude Kelly shares her
thoughts on what’s missing from the arts education policy debate in the UK, and
how culture should be positioned to make the greatest impact in the future.
Education review 2013
Alter Ego 2014
Performers aged 13-19 living in Hackney are invited to
showcase their talent by entering Hackney’s biggest talent competition, Alter
Ego. Finalists will perform to 1,300 people on 7 February 2014. Apply now
Awards for Young Musicians
If you are aged between 5 and 17 you can apply for the Awards for Young Musicians' (AYM) Annual Awards programme. They give awards of between £200 and £2,000, and their aim is to help with all the major costs of a young musician’s training, such as lessons, buying an instrument, travel and specialist courses. Apply now
Children's Art Week
Touring Exhibition: Call for Host Venues in England
As part of the national initiative Children’s Art Week, engage plan to tour an exhibition of children and young people’s artwork from 2015-16, and invite expressions of interest from venues in England to host the first exhibition in 2015. Can you help?
Tate London Schools and Teachers team are inviting a group of 10–15 teachers to work with them, alongside artists, curators and educators, to form a collaborative community of shared practice. Read more
School places shortage to receive extra funding
A further £2.35bn has been announced to create more school places in England, as schools struggle to keep up with pressure from a rising population. This funding will extend support for more places up to 2017. Read more
Record numbers of
students enter university
(The Reel) Macbeth
Students from the Kidbrooke Theatre Company at Corelli College in Greenwich will present their latest play directed by Lucy Cuthbertson at the grand opening of The Michael Edwards Studio inside the historic Cutty Sark. The performance will take place on 9 February 2014. Book your place
Project Manager, Academies Enterprise Trust (AET)
The Royal Opera House (ROH) Bridge is seeking a freelance project manager to initiate and develop a programme of activity with the Academies Enterprise Trust (AET). For further information download the brief below.