Co-organised a Teachmeet at the National Maritime Museum with two Cultural Leader colleagues, to share creative and cultural teaching practice between primary and secondary schools.
Spoke at #WomenEd Leadmeet on ‘Leading from the middle within the arts – creating a Cultural Passport’.
Spoke at #artsandcultureteachmeet at The Whitechapel Art Gallery on ‘Collaborations between Schools and Cultural Organisations’.
In November 2016, I organised my first Teachmeet dedicated to art and design at The Photographers Gallery in London. Teachers and art educators spoke briefly, sharing what worked well for them in their settings; both primary and secondary.
Peer-led CPD can be incredibly powerful and supportive, and it was great to connect with other teachers informally.
If you are interested in organising a Teachmeet, here’s a guide I wrote about my experience: