Welcome to the July 2019 CCE newsletter. In this packed newsletter we keep you up to date with our work right across the globe.
Following the success of the 2018 pilot year of the Creative Schools programme in Western Australia, FORM, the creative development agency for WA, and CCE were successful in attracting funding from the Department of Education in WA to expand the programme.
The LEGO Foundation has commissioned Creativity, Culture and Education (CCE the international foundation for creative learning) to carry out a pilot study of its Creativity Kit in 10 schools in England and 10 schools in Denmark during late 2019.
The final report of the Art of Learning programme inspired by CCE’s project in Scotland, has been published by Oppland County Municipality, Norway.
Over the past three years, CCE has been successfully working with the Plades Foundation in Frutillar, Chile, to develop and deliver a Creative Schools initiative.
CCE is continuing to work on a variety of projects and programmes in Ireland.
Spring marked the end of the fourth year of CCE’s involvement in a long term education intervention in Lahore, Pakistan in partnership with the CARE Foundation and Alif Laila Book Bus (AL). The results at the end of this fourth year have been remarkable.
Paul Hamlyn Foundation Teacher Development Fund: Embedding Learning through the arts in the primary curriculum.
Ministers Josepha Madigan, Joe McHugh and Katherine Zappone announced the doubling of Creative Schools to 300, with 150 new schools to be added in 2019.
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l-r, Director of Creative Ireland, Tania Banotti; Minister for Education and Skills, Richard Bruton T.D.; Minister for Culture, Heritage & the Gaeltacht, Josepha Madigan T.D.; and Arts Council Director, Orlaith McBride. Photo: Maxwell Photography.
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