Sidegate Primary School
Active Learning in and through the Arts
- Grant amount: £149,350 over 24 months
- Fund: Teacher Development Fund
- Date awarded: 2018/19
- Location: East of England
This programme will develop a continuing professional development programme in arts-based learning for teachers and leaders from schools in the Active Learning Multi-Academy Trust, aiming to reduce barriers to learning for pupils experiencing disadvantage Artist practitioners from DanceEast and other arts organisations in the East of England will provide peer support, mentoring and coaching for teachers, to enhance approaches to planning, pedagogy and evaluation. Sidegate Primary School will establish a network of co-learners including pupils, teachers, artist practitioners and school leaders, creating a sustainable legacy of long-term inquiry across the Active Learning Trust.