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

Susie Batey
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?

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

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09 November 2021

Starting our Artsmark Journey - Benfield School

Benfield School
Carolyn Sayer, Curriculum Leader Creative Arts, at Benfield School, Newcastle, explains why they decided to start out on their Artsmark journey.

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08 November 2021

Blog: Reflecting on 20 years of Artsmark

By Tony Harrington, Executive Director, The Forge

I’ve been working in arts education for more than 30 years and I believe that Artsmark is the most important programme for young people and schools Arts Council England has ever created. In our conversations we hear, on a daily basis, about the transformational impact that Artsmark has had for school leaders, teachers and pupils.

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04 November 2021

Mini-commission call-outs for Collingwood School & Media Arts College

Collingwood Media Arts College
Culture Bridge North East (CBNE), in collaboration with Collingwood School and Media Arts College in Morpeth, are seeking artists/organisations to deliver an innovative school partnership project.

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04 November 2021

A call for a North-East Theatre Company/Creative Organisation

Benfield School
Benfield School, in collaboration with Culture Bridge North East, is seeking to commission a theatre company/creative organisation/artist collective to deliver an innovative school project.

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03 November 2021

Creative Classrooms: Let’s Play! Call out for examples of effective practice in the EYFS

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Creative Classrooms: Let’s play is our new online training programme and resource hub for early years practitioners. It will focus on developing early communication through joyful music, movement play and creative arts.

We will be launching in early January 2022.

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02 November 2021

High School helps lead a 3-year teaching for creativity pilot in the North East

Duchess High School
Duchess’s Community High School (DCHS) and a network of schools across the North East are delighted to announce that they have been chosen to participate in a three-year pilot programme which will explore teaching for creativity across the curriculum.

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27 October 2021

Imagine If 2021 teacher bursary

Culture Bridge North East is offering five bursaries of £100 to support North East teachers and educators to fund teacher cover in orderto attend a particular Imagine If workshop.

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25 October 2021

School pupils to reconnect with art, culture and creativity

Starcatchers Mixed Up by Katy Wilson
The Maltings is thrilled to be working with 13 First, Primary and Middle Schools in North Northumberland on two exciting arts programmes during the new academic year.

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27 August 2021

Let’s Craft packs delivered to 450 families across the North East this summer

Children receiving Let's Craft packs
Culture Bridge North East (CBNE) was fortunate to receive funding from Crafts Council to provide ‘Let’s Craft Packs’ for children and young people across the North East.

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26 July 2021

Freelance Creative Producer call-out

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CBNE is seeking to appoint a freelance creative producer to work with us from September 2021 until March 2022 on an exciting new programme for schools.

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06 July 2021

Exciting opportunity for 5 NE schools to take part in a short-term CBNE programme

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Exploring the question: "How can cultural learning and access to art and culture, support issues children and young people are facing at this time?"

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17 May 2021

Newcastle Cultural Education Partnership seeks freelance Producer

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60 days @ £175 per day between Summer 2021 and March 2023

Newcastle Cultural Education Partnership is seeking a creative, self-starting freelance Producer to significantly develop the profile and reach of Newcastle Cultural Education Partnership, so that Newcastle becomes a beacon for equitable access to excellent cultural education and cultural experiences for children and young people across the city.

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05 May 2021

Imagine If... Digital Conference Series 15-19 Nov 2021

Imagine If 2021
Imagine if... creativity gave us the freedom to learn without inhibition and to accept mistakes as part of our life-long discovery

Save the date and call out for sessions

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01 May 2021


Amplify: profiling children and young people's voice in creative & cultural learning

The Bridge network has come together to collaboratively launch a new digital series focusing on good practice in children and young people voice across England.

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