WegE Lecture: "The Wow Factor: The Impact of Arts and Cultural Education in Schools" (Anne Bamford)
Veranstalter: KulturPLUS/WegEMontag, 29.10.2018: 18:00 - 20:00 Uhr; U5/00.24
The arts and culture can promote the creative capacity of people and enabling the skills which are needed for the future. This presentation will explore the place of arts and cultural education in schools and its impact in a beyond education. The focus will be on developing the teachers of the future, impact and the practical ways to bring more of the arts into education.
Professor Anne Bamford OBE is Strategic Director of the Education Culture and Skills for the City of London. Anne has been recognized internationally for her research in arts education. Through her research, she has pursued issues of innovation, social impact and equity and diversity. A world scholar for UNESCO, Anne has conducted major national impact and evaluation studies for the governments of Denmark, The Netherlands, Belgium, Iceland, Hong Kong, Ireland and Norway. Amongst her numerous articles and book chapters, Anne is author of the “Wow Factor: Global research compendium on the impact of the arts in education” which has been published in five languages and distributed in more than 40 countries.