‘We need to fight. Arts education is a birthright for everyone’ – Geoff Barton

Watch ASCL’s general secretary, Geoff Barton’s call for action on arts education in schools at the #Artsconnects Festival of Creativity.  Tes reports. 

He was speaking at the #Artsconnects Festival of Creativity in Camden this weekend. The festival was hosted by Steam Co, celebrated arts education in our schools and emphasised the central importance of creativity with science, technology, engineering and maths learning – and social mobility.

Also speaking were Tes’ editor Ann Mroz, Parklands headteacher Chris Dyson and Lord Andrew Adonis. 

Watch ‘We need to fight. Arts education is a birthright for everyone’ – Geoff Barton

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