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10 May 2022

No Filter - Creating and curating art for a collaborative exhibition

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As part of CBNE’s new programme, No Filter, we are showcasing youth-led creative projects within the North East. We most recently visited Durham Sixth Form Centre to meet with their Artist in Residence, Stuart Mel Wilson.

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27 April 2022

Call out: Imagine If...Conference Series 07-11 November 2022

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Imagine If…today, and every day, each child and young person had access to arts and culture.

Save the date and call out for sessions

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21 April 2022

Vacancy: CBNE Communications Officer

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We are seeking to appoint a Communications Officer to join the team at Culture Bridge North East (CBNE) until the end of March 2023.

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13 April 2022

Call out: South Tyneside Cultural Education Partnership (STCEP) Creative Producer

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South Tyneside Cultural Education Partnership is seeking to appoint a Creative Producer to assist in the creative and operational process of the STCEP PI work.

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06 April 2022

Call out for Music Education Hubs to deliver 
CPD for Primary Schools

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As a music education hub, could you share your knowledge and experience of teaching your subject? Do you have a great case study to share of a creative collaboration with a Primary School?

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31 March 2022

CBNE Fund helps a Gateshead primary school open their new film club

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The latest round of grants from the Culture Bridge North East (CBNE) Fund at the Community Foundation Tyne & Wear and Northumberland has allowed six organisations to plan arts and creative activities for children and young people across the region.

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31 March 2022

Case study: Duke’s Secondary School’s DNA

We spoke to Duke's Secondary School, based in Ashington, about their latest project.

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09 March 2022

North East Creativity Collaboratives Network’s Advisory Board

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Duchess’s Community High School in Alnwick has been chosen to lead the North East Creativity Collaborative Network (NECCN). The NECCN is a strong region wide school led network that will work together over the coming three years.

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24 February 2022

What younger children have taught me about singing in the early years - part 3

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Part 3 - What I actually sing in the early years: 7 songs that work
(Includes singing in response to play, spontaneous singing, song bag, scrunchy and lycra)

This blog series is for early years practitioners, teachers, music practitioners, parents, family members and anyone with an interest in early childhood studies.

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14 February 2022

Vacancy: CBNE Area Manager

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Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums (TWAM) is seeking to appoint an Area Manager to join the team at Culture Bridge North East (CBNE).

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01 February 2022

What younger children have taught me about singing in the early years part 2

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This is part 2 of a 3-part series of blogs written for early years practitioners, teachers, music practitioners, parents, family members and anyone with an interest in early childhood studies.

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31 January 2022

NPO Surgeries 2022 with Culture Bridge North East

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We are offering bookable appointments via Zoom with members of our team for North East organisations that want a critical friend to discuss their ambitions around cultural education for children and young people.

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17 January 2022

What younger children have taught me about singing in the early years

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This is the first of a 3-part series of blogs written for early years practitioners, teachers, music practitioners, parents, family members and anyone with an interest in early childhood studies.

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17 January 2022

Let's Play: Call out for setting to be showcased in film

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Call-out for school/early years setting to be showcased in a film as part of our Creative Classrooms Let's Play EYFS programme.

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29 November 2021

Call out: County Durham Cultural Education Partnership (CDCEP) Programme Co-ordinator

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The Forge, on behalf of County Durham Cultural Education Partnership (CDCEP), is seeking to appoint a Project Coordinator to lead a new Creativity, Health and Wellbeing programme in three County Durham Schools.

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24 November 2021

Culture Bridge North East film-maker call out

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Culture Bridge North East is seeking an experienced creative film maker to document the journey of our Creative Schools programme, as part of the creative schools partnerships objectives

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23 November 2021

Blog: Creative Schools

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By Susie Batey, CBNE Area Manager for County Durham, South Tyneside and Tees Valley

In summer 2020, a friend of mine described the pandemic as a being like an x-ray. It gave us a much clearer picture of problems that already existed. It showed us exactly where the cracks were.

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22 November 2021

Call-out: Freelance communications professional

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To develop a communications campaign, showcasing how youth voice is an essential element in the delivery of successful programmes and initiatives involving cultural learning and children and young people.

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11 November 2021

Blog: Artsmark helped us raise student aspirations, resilience and improve well-being

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By Robyn Cruickshank, Teacher of Design Technology & Art, Parkside Academy

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10 November 2021

Blog: Artsmark - Why Apply Again?

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By Charlotte Jones - Curriculum Leader for the Creative Arts at Newminster Middle School

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