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Raising Attainment in Primary Art

All children need the opportunity to be creative and express themselves. It allows children to think, investigate, explore all whilst developing skills and the confidence to be themselves. But how do we ensure that the skills and knowledge children need are taught in enough depth and that our curriculum is progressive? In this one-day course we will:

  • Develop an understanding of art’s place in the development of ‘cultural capital’
  • Improve the teaching and learning of art in simple practical ways
  • Explore how art can be developed into a more integral part of the curriculum
Duration
1 day
Price
£265 + VAT
Time
9:15 - 15:30
Available
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About this Course

Art skills are like any other skills: they need to be taught, practised, honed and developed but art can sometimes be a poor relation in our curriculum as demands on our time can often mean that our focus is on the core subjects. 

This training will:

  • Look at how art can be used as a gateway into learning in other curriculum areas 
  • Explore how to structure your curriculum to meet – and exceed – the requirements of Ofsted’s new Inspection Framework
  • Provide you with a range of practical activities
  • Consider the use of art to improve wellbeing, behaviour and attitudes to learning
  • Enable your subject to continue its journey towards excellence.

Audience:

  • Primary teachers and TAs
  • Subject leaders 
  • NQTs and RQTs 

Further Information

As a direct response to the COVID-19 pandemic we are now livestreaming all of our courses. Please see livestream dates below. 

We anticipate resuming in-venue courses after Easter 2021.

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    02 December 2020
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      29 January 2021
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        01 March 2021
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          19 May 2021
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            Courses at venues

            BIRMINGHAM
            24 March 2021
            Birmingham Marriott Hotel , 12 Hagley Road, BIRMINGHAM, B16 8SJ
              DURHAM/NEWCASTLE
              29 March 2021
              Beamish Hall Hotel , Beamish, DURHAM/NEWCASTLE, DH9 0YB
                LONDON
                21 April 2021
                Lancaster Gate Hotel, 66 Lancaster Gate, LONDON, W2 3NA
                  BIRMINGHAM
                  16 June 2021
                  Birmingham Marriott Hotel , 12 Hagley Road, BIRMINGHAM, B16 8SJ
                    LEEDS
                    28 June 2021
                    The Met Hotel, King Street , LEEDS, LS1 2HQ
                      DURHAM/NEWCASTLE
                      05 July 2021
                      Beamish Hall Hotel , Beamish, DURHAM/NEWCASTLE, DH9 0YB

                        This course as an INSET Day

                        Our in-service training provides exciting and dynamic ways to inspire, challenge and develop your staff, whether they are Teaching Assistants, Teachers or Senior Leadership.

                        Your first point of contact would be with our Head Office team, who will identify your needs and priorities and ensure that the accompanying training materials we provide are of the very best quality.

                        Like to run this INSET DAY in your school?

                        Send us an enquiry and we will get in touch to talk about your school's requirements.

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