Jake Bugg holds workshop with 10 young vocalists
Dame Helen Mirren supports National Youth Theatre
The actress has called for support for the National Youth Theatre, describing it as "incredibly important" for aspiring actors from working class backgrounds. Read more
Young people and libraries
The third phase of the Envisioning the library of the future research project has been launched. The report presents the results of two workshops held with young people aged 12-18. Read more
ARVON TEACHER: The time and space to write
Do you teach writing in the classroom but never get the time for your own creative writing? This opportunity, exclusively for teachers, will help you discover your inner writer, and transform the way you teach creative writing back in the classroom. Read more
The Young Poet Laureate for London opens her heart and pens an intimate love letter to the capital. In her personal London Story, commissioned by Visit London. Read more
She also shows solidarity with Fahma Mohamed with a poem calling on Michael Gove to involve schools in FGM campaign. Read more
Future Music rising
Oppi: Helsinki Learning Festival discount
The festival is bringing the world’s education community to Helsinki, Finland this April. Book with your AND discount here
Shakespeare Schools Festival
The festivals mark the launch of Shakespeare's 450th birthday year with an event at the Palace Theatre, Southend. Watch here
Should children be banned from museums?
After a child was photographed clambering on a $10 million sculpture at Tate Modern, Ivan Hewett and Dea Birkett debate whether young children should be allowed in museums at all. Read more
Negative stereotypes 'hurting teenage job prospects'
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