Free Artsmark and Arts Award Briefings in Sheffield

IVE (formerly known as CapeUK) is a social enterprise and charity that seeks to develop the creativity of both young people and adults. They teach creativity through training and consultancy, they nurture creative talent to inspire young people to achieve and they advocate for arts and culture to demonstrate the value of creative learning.

IVE, working in partnership with Create Sheffield, is offering you the chance to enrich, develop and strengthen your arts and cultural provision across the curriculum and the school community. 

School improvement through the Arts

Awarded by Arts Council England the new Artsmark is a useful, practical and forward thinking tool. Re-designed by schools for schools in 2015, Artsmark will help you to embed arts and culture in your whole school improvement plan. It provides a framework and resources to assess current provision and to develop a plan of action to suit your own setting. It can provide evidence of how your school is meeting the social, moral, cultural and spiritual Ofsted requirements.

Artsmark is open to primary, secondary and special schools, pupil referral units​ and youth offending teams.

This is your chance to learn more about the new Artsmark, meet colleagues from local schools, ask questions and find out more about what’s on offer.

Free Artsmark briefing for schools:

4.00 – 5.30pm on Monday 12 November

At The Showroom Cinema, Paternoster Row, Sheffield, S1 2BX

Register online for a free place.

Rewarding pupils’ creativity and leadership

Arts Award is a series of five nationally recognised qualifications that supports anyone, aged 5 to 25, to develop their creativity, leadership and communication skills. It’s a personalised learning framework which encourages young people to plan their learning and take the lead in activities and projects. Schools report that Arts Award has a positive impact on students’ literacy, engagement and attendance. Arts Award can fit with arts activities you already provide and be embedded into the curriculum in all education settings. It provides you with a formal way to recognise and celebrate pupils’ artistic and creative achievements.

Come and find out more about the benefits and how you can start to deliver arts award at your school, including details of IVE’s subsidised training offer

Free ‘Arts Award in schools’ briefing for all education settings (0-25yrs)

4.00 - 5.30pm on Thursday 29 November 2018

At St Mary's Conference Centre, Bramall Lane, Sheffield, S2 4QZ

Register online for a free place.

If you have any questions at all about the sessions, please get in touch.

Free Artsmark and Arts Award Briefings in Sheffield