Laura Gander-Howe, the Arts Council's Director of Children, Young People and Learning, digests recent news from two famous Davids.
Laura Gander-Howe, the Arts Council's Director of Children, Young People and Learning, discusses the importance of the just-launched Cultural Education Challenge.
Danceroom Spectroscopy at Watershed Bristol. Photo by Paul Blakemore.
One of Arts Council’s five long term strategic goals is focussed on children and young people. A key priority within this is 'raising the standard work produced by, with and for children and young people'. This is inherently challenging, it raises many issues such as ownership, authenticity, purpose, and who defines ‘excellent’.