A round-up of this week's news and activities from across the arts, cultural and education sector.
12 July 2013
A world-class curriculum to drive up standards and fuel aspiration
Michael Gove announced on Monday the final programmes of study for the national curriculum for 5 to 16-year-olds. Read more
BBC News released their own views and analysis on the subject. They highlighted what Prime Minister David Cameron said about it. 'This "revolution in education" is vital for the country's economic prosperity'. Read more
The Cultural Learning Alliance responds to National Curriculum
UK Music Skills Academy to improve access to jobs in the music industry
The music business has ensured its future pool of young executives will be stocked by the brightest and best talent with the launch of the UK Music Skills Academy, part of the National Skills Academy for Creative & Cultural. Read more