News

20 July 2017

Five North East schools celebrate arts awards

Richardson Dees First School
Pupils at five North East schools are celebrating this week as they received prestigious Artsmark Awards, recognising the schools’ commitment to the arts, culture and creativity.

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04 July 2017

Blog: Arts Award Building Positive Learning Relationships at Hebburn Comprehensive School

Hebburn Comprehensive School
A guest blog by Siobhan Woodcock, Support and Inclusion Manager from Hebburn Comprehensive in South Tyneside

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04 July 2017

Blog: Arts Award and ArtsMark: One Big Journey at The Duchess’s Community High School

The Duchess’s Community High School
A guest blog by Ruth Brown, Head of Creative Arts Faculty at The Duchess’s Community High School (DCHS) in Northumberland

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03 July 2017

New Cultural Leadership programme aims to promote creative learning in North East schools

Teachers and school leaders on the Cultural Leadership programme
24 North East school leaders and teachers are among the first in the region to complete a new programme at Newcastle University, designed to promote cultural and creative learning and to build a network of cultural leaders within schools in the region.

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30 June 2017

Blog: In the (upper?) hand of technology

Helen Green
Helen Green has been hunting out technology and thinking about the impact it is making – is it positive or negative?

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27 June 2017

Young people in Tees Valley get started in arts and culture

Young people who took part in Get Started
Young people in Tees Valley have learnt about developing apps thanks to £25,000 which was awarded to The Prince’s Trust from Culture Bridge North East

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13 June 2017

Got a Question About Arts Award?

Arts Award FAQs
We are producing a resource, with The Customs House, to help address Arts Award frequently asked questions.

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05 June 2017

Blog: Unstrained Quality

Year 3 Quality Principles
Mark Robinson of Thinking Practice writes about his work with Culture Bridge North East on our EQiPP programme.

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25 May 2017

Introducing Ammar Mirza CBE

Ammar Mirza
Introducing Ammar Mirza CBE...

...has recently starting working with Culture Bridge North East to deliver our partnership investment challenge programme.

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25 May 2017

Blog: Not overlying, but underpinning

Mel Carter
By Melanie Carter – Area Manager for North Tyneside and Northumberland

It’s been a while now since I last blogged about Arts Council’s Quality Principles...

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17 May 2017

Blog - Focus on Arts Award: Making the most of Arts Award

pupils at Boldon School
Blog by Elizabeth Kane, learning officer at The Customs House

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15 May 2017

The Dales School celebrates Platinum Artsmark status

The Dales School, Blyth
The Dales School in Blyth, a specialist school for children with a range of special educational needs, has been awarded the prestigious Platinum Artsmark Award.

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12 May 2017

Arts Award success for children and families across the North East

Juice Festival Arts Award
394 children and families from across the region all achieved their Discover Arts Award at last year’s Juice Festival events.

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03 May 2017

Blog: Creating a Cultural Passport

Eileen Atkins
By Eileen Atkins, Area Manager: Tees Valley & County Durham

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20 March 2017

Invitation to quote

Partnership Investment
We are seeking to appoint an entrepreneurial business development specialist to help us to invest £250,000 in North East cultural education.

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08 March 2017

Guest blog: Taking the lead…

Jeanne Hale
By Jeanne Hale, consultant

I have worked in the education sector for many years, probably more than I care to admit to in this blog, but long enough to have seen many changes to the system and to the education of children and young people...

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06 March 2017

Advisory Board member vacancies

Culture Bridge North East logo
CBNE’s Advisory Board provides scrutiny, strategic direction and advocacy for our programme. We aim to maintain a balance of voices on our Board from the culture, education, and business sectors.

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08 February 2017

Guest Blog: Artsmark provides a perfect platform

Kehri Ellis
By Kehri Ellis, Chief Executive, North Tyneside Learning Trust

North Tyneside Learning Trust is a collaborative partnership of 46 schools, working with employers, universities and colleges...

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