Tuesday 14th June

Navigating the Changing Educational Landscape, Canterbury

Promoting good mental health among teachers and students in your school

Children's Social Care Innovation programme

Southampton Film Week 2016: now open for short film submissions

Reducing stigma can prevent youth homelessness, says charity

"Get out there while you're young, and don't be afraid to pull the plug on dead-end projects"

70 events & counting: Register your Children’s Art Week event today!

Academisation strains relationship between Music Hubs and schools, report states

New study paints picture of arts engagement

Sir Ian McKellen releases new apps to make Shakespeare's plays more accessible

Young carers number is "tip of the iceberg"

DfE announces expansion of school mental health initiative

Thursday 22nd September

Child Protection Policy Writing, London

Garingston Opera for All's Screenings on Beaches, River Banks and Parks

Network linking creatives and academics launched across the UK

Thursday 16th June

Child Protection & Safeguarding in the Arts and Cultural Sector, Manchester

Thursday 6th October

Mentoring the Next Creative Generation, Manchester

Monday 23rd May

Ready, Steady, Gold!, Canterbury

Thursday 5th May

Arts & Cultural Briefing - Surrey and East & West Sussex, Woking

Artswork Conference 2016: Better Together, London

Wednesday 29th June

BFI Audience Academy Opportunity

Disadvantaged pupils to 'miss out' on school places under academy plans

South East Bridge organisation launches Connectingwithculture.com

'It is essential that children in care have access to the humanising and socialising qualities of art and culture'

Protesters trigger EBacc debate in Parliament

NPOs thrive despite deep local authority cuts

15-25 year olds create arts events for other young people through the Circuit Network

How to...start a career in scenic art

Gigs on bridges to mark BBC Music Day

April edition of SEB enews out now!

Nuffield Southampton: Be a Connect Associate

South East Schools Arts Paper issue 2 - out now!

Call-out for young carnival artists and performers

Arts Council England announce first three investments as part of Arts Impact Fund

How can arts and culture improve our public services?

Jelly artists work with primary schools in Reading

Boost for culture in Southampton

Thursday 7th July

Using the Arts to develop Aspiration, Leadership and Potential, Norwich

Friday 24th June

Behaviour Management and Youth Arts, Bristol

Thursday 5th May

Ready, Steady, GOLD!, Woking

Wednesday 5th October

Child Protection & Safeguarding in the Arts and Cultural Sectors, Gateshead

Artswork, a leading national voice for youth arts


Artswork is committed to transforming the lives of children and young people through arts and cultural practice.

Our mission is to place the arts at the heart of work with, for and by children and young people and to champion, lead and facilitate high quality work led by artists, arts and cultural organisations including the development of young arts practitioners/leaders.

We work through strategic alliances with the arts, cultural, education, youth and community sectors and aim to act as national champion to increase opportunities for children and young people to lead, participate, work in, experience and enjoy the arts.

Artswork is a leading national youth arts development agency and a registered charity, supported by Arts Council England.

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We deliver our work through a range of programmes
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We host training and development courses based around the different aspects of working with children & young people in the arts and cultural sector
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We share useful resources to help schools, arts organisations and practitioners learn from previous projects and shape their own work
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4th May, 2016

The Marsh Awards for Excellence in Gallery Education 2016

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4th May, 2016

How to teach…mental health

4th May, 2016

Promoting good mental health among teachers and students in your school

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We offer events on a multitude of subjects within the youth arts realm - run by ourselves, our partners and others who share our vision
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