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Artsmark Development Day: Museum of Wigan Life: 8th February
Wed 8 February 2017, 10:00 – 15:00 GMT
PLEASE NOTE: This event is only open to schools that have already registered for Artsmark.
If your school is yet to register please follow the link below:
Curious Minds is delighted to invite schools and educational settings to book onto one of our Artsmark Development Days to start to plan their Artsmark Journey.
It is important that the Headteacher or a Senior Leader attends this day with one other member of staff.
The award will validate your existing arts provision and help you to:
- develop a 'Statement of Commitment' outlining your arts and cultural ambitions for the future;
- support young people to become creative, resilient, confident and articulate;
- broaden your curriculum;
- meet Ofsted objectives.
You will benefit from:
- moving at your own pace to achieve an Artsmark level of Silver, Gold or Platinum;
- a national network to help you build your expertise, with unique access to resources;
- a flexible approach that fits your own strategies, curriculum and planning cycles;
- CPD opportunities for staff.
Every child deserves to experience the arts and the new Artsmark aims to help you offer great art and cultural opportunities to children and young people.
Venue address and location Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street, Wigan, WN1 1NU
How to find us: Turn left out of Wallgate station or right out of Wigan North Western station and head straight up the hill towards the town centre. At the top of the road, turn right down Library Street and follow the road round. The museum is the last building on the right, just before the traffic lights.
Parking & transport info: Car Parking on Rodney Street £3.50 all day or King Street £5.50 all day. The closest train stations are Wigan North west and Wigan Wallgate.
Special access via the main entrance on Library Street. Please ring the bell if the doors are closed (the museum is normally closed on Wednesdays or call 01942 828128)