Creativity in education NOW Virtual Symposium 2020 – Mon 16 November 2020

October 20, 2020

NHS image courtesy of Andrew mutter (C)

A day of interactions and exchange

9.15 am – 5 pm

Online (FREE – booking required)

Discover how to bring creativity into learning and address current and future challenges in education with a day of online talks, debates and networking.

Join us online for a highly interactive virtual conference exploring how to bring creativity into learning and effectively address current and future challenges. Join part or all of the day.

Hosted within an innovative virtual conference hall and free to attend, the event includes keynotes, panel discussions, workshops, exhibitions and networking for education professionals and those working in the creative, cultural and arts sectors at this critical time.

Confirmed speakers and contributors include:

  • Professor Bill Lucas (keynote) Professor of Learning and Director of the Centre for Real-World Learning
  • Stuart Worden, Principal of The BRIT school
  • Vicky Featherstone, Artistic Director at the Royal Court Theatre
  • Jennifer Biggs, OFSTED

Creative Schools + Creative Colleges has been addressing real-world problems and championing creativity within East London schools for four years. In this extraordinary year, the Symposium invites participation from schools, colleges and cultural organisations nationally for a day of online discussion, debate and discovery.


“It was so great to meet arts professionals & teachers in such a positive & thought-provoking environment” — Polly, Bow Arts


“I now have a better idea of how to incorporate the arts in our curriculum and how I can start fundraising in my school” — Manuela, Kier Hardie Primary School, Newham

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