The Arts are important to schools - Free Harbourside supper, arts workshops and debate

Spaeda arts education
Event Date: 
16 May, 2017
Contains Art, East Quay, Watchet, Somerset, TA23 0AQ
Who's It For: 
Somerset Head Teachers, Curriculum Planners, Business Managers and Arts Subject Leaders – all Key Stages

Somerset Schools are invited to a FREE EVENT – join us for supper by the harbour with gallery tour, workshops, films and panel discussion on why the arts are important to schools.

Meet the InspirED partners at Contains Art Gallery and Studios. Take part in a panel discussion on the value of the arts in education. Get priority bookings for your pupils and staff to free arts and cultural activity. Find out about our curriculum planning support, professional development and networking opportunities in the creative arts. Gain advice, ideas and resources for curriculum enrichment through Music, Dance, Drama, Art and Design, Craft, Digital Media and Film.

This twilight event includes:

  • Artist-led exhibition tour and talk
  • Practical workshop with ideas for engaging children and young people in the exhibition 
  • A chance to try out new gallery education resources
  • Container Conversation - join us in a panel discussion exploring ‘why the arts are important in schools’ 
  • Discover how InspirED membership can help your school flourish across the arts
  • Share resources, training, projects, opportunities and ideas for developing the arts 
  • Time to chat to ‘arts in schools’ providers and tell us what you need 
  • Supper, drinks and film screenings


Booking details:

01823 410161

For more information contact: 
Spaeda as above