Young people abroad attracted to culture and Shakespeare in UK
More than a third of 18 to 34 year olds from Brazil, China, Germany India and the US that were surveyed said that culture “particularly contributed” to making the UK attractive. This was revealed in a survey published this week by the British Council. Read more
To read the report go here
GCSE and A Level reform
Toolkit offers new ways to be creative with data
A free online resource for arts and cultural organisations looking to be creative with data has been launched by Arts Council England National portfolio organisation Knowle West Media Centre. Read more
Kids in Museums Teen Workshop and New Youth Panel Workshops
Would you like more teenagers choosing to visit your museum or gallery? Want to invite them into your gang but don’t know where to start? Come and join this teen workshop
The Geffrye Museum’s Youth Advisory Panel have created a useful tool in partnership with Kids in Museums, How to set up a Youth Panel leaflet. To take this forward they are running a practical workshop which will provide valuable tips and resources transferable for any museum or gallery. Book now
T-shirt design competition for young people
A competition is offering young people who under 26 living in England and Scotland the opportunity to design a slogan and/or image for a T-shirt. Young people could see their work exhibited at the Unlimited Festival at the Southbank Centre in September. For more information download the PDF below.
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