More than 100 free schools applications approved
From 2014, 102 new free schools are set to open after being granted approval from the Department for Education. This will create more than 50,000 new school places. Read more
On its way, a week full of plays, workshops and special events curated by young playwrights aged 8-11. This a good opportunity to involve young people in theatre. Read more
Marketing Projects for Young People in the Arts, Youth and Cultural Sectors
A one-day course that aims to explore ways to develop effective marketing techniques for youth arts projects. The session offers practical examples and structures for planning marketing strategy, including the use of new social media and managing public relations with the local community. Read more
Research into the library of the future
Music Education Hubs
Along with this, A New Direction's Culture Associate, Michael Judge, presented an overview of the event.