We run a range of events for different sectors, including development days for Artsmark schools, CPD activities for artists and much more. Browse our calendar to see what’s happening and click into each event to find out more and register your interest.
Shakespeare across the curriculum For: Primary
Shakespeare across the curriculum
For: Primary teachers
A FREE evening of high quality CPD and networking opportunities.
Date: 24 September
Time: 4.15pm – 6.00pm
Venue: Millennium Point
The event will be focused around: How to bring Shakespeare into your classroom and use creative approaches to enrich lessons across the curriculum – led by Daniel Tyler-McTighe.
Daniel Tyler-McTighe is a freelance theatre-maker and educator. He is Director of the University of Oxford’s Multilingual Performance Project and Visiting Research Fellow in Performing Arts at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire; until recently was Head of Education at Birmingham REP Theatre. He holds a practice-led PhD in contemporary Shakespeare and has created work with, by and for young people and community groups at the national theatres of Spain and Korea, Warsaw Palace of Culture and many UK settings.
We will also find out about Thinktank’s very own mini city, where children are in charge
(Tuesday) 4:15 pm - 6:00 pm
If you have submitted your
If you have submitted your Statement of Commitment and are thinking about how to evidence your achievements in your Case Study, this is the session for you.
The purpose of this session is to:
- Plan how you will complete your Artsmark Case Study
- Gain a clear understanding of how to evaluate the impact of Artsmark and arts activity within your school
- Increase awareness of the Arts Council’s quality principles of arts education and how they apply to your work
- Create an action plan for your Artsmark journey with evaluation methods and key dates
- Ensure that you will meet the criteria to attain the Artsmark level you are aiming for
You should bring along a copy of your Statement of Commitment, School Improvement Plan, Self-assessment Tool, the Quality Principles document and any evaluation tools you already use.
There will be opportunities to hear other schools’ stories and discover how they are approaching this part of the Artsmark journey.
If you would like to go to an evaluating impact session, but cannot get to Birmingham, please contact email@example.com for further options.