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Screen Printing for Teachers

Thu, 18 July 2019 10:00 – 16:00 BST UWTSD-Swansea College Of Art De-La Beche Street Swansea SA1 3EU Learn about a range of decorative techniques nd processes used within screen printing. Direct, relatively low tech processes and resource friendly screen printing activities that are easily transferred to the classroom. We would use stencils, paper pickups […]

The Butterfly Hunter

By Geinor StylesIn partnership with Swansea Museum, National Waterfront Museum and Technocamps Synopsis Why are there so many different species? Multi award-winning Theatr na nÓg invite you on an adventure with one of the greatest scientists of all time, as he seeks to answer this age-old conundrum. Born in Wales, Alfred Russel Wallace came up […]

Tell Tales are Flying…. Again!

National Waterfront Museum On Tuesday 18th& Wednesday 19th June five international artists including an Italian transatlantic yachtswoman will be arriving under sail at The National Waterfront Museum to deliver free storytelling and music performances for primary and secondary schools in Swansea. The crew of storytellers and musicians consists of three different groups : PAOLA BALBI & […]

The Secret Life of Objects

This course is designed to show teachers how to use the objects in museum collections to develop creative and cross-curricular learning opportunities, both during pupil visits and in the classroom. Places on the course are free to book and the network will sponsor your attendance by supporting the cost of supply staff up to £100 […]

Tell us what you think

If you have benefited from the support and services offered by NAWR or any of the other Regional Arts and Education Networks could you please provide some feedback on that experience, and the impact it has had on your teaching? All the details are below. Regional Arts and Education Network – Survey of Teachers Thank […]

5 day Criw Celf for Teachers

Wow! Have we got an opportunity for you! So many of you asked ‘why isn’t there a Criw Celf for teachers?’ So along with Oriel Myrddin we decided to make it happen! 29.07.2019 – 02.08.2019 10:00 – 16:00 BST Oriel Myrddin Gallery Church Street Carmarthen SA31 1LH This FREE 5 DAY course will give you plenty […]

200 Go and See Grants!

Did you know that the dandelion flower produces 200 seeds? Neither did we until Google told us. Which is in no way a tenuous link to announcing that yesterday we approved our 200th Go and See grant! It is fantastic to see so many schools making full use of this fund to experience high-quality arts […]

NAWR blog by Leanne Rees

‘EPIC’– our pupils are our best resource! I am a teacher. I am an artist. I am a dancer. I am a traveller. This is me and I use each aspect of who I am to deliver learning experiences to my children. I do not change who I am as I walk through the classroom […]

Land of Legends

Visitors seeking inspiration for places to visit in Wales with a literary and cultural connection can explore this new story map of Wales to uncover hidden treasures and popular landmarks: from haunted castles and tragic love stories; to mysterious monsters and heroic rebels. Mapped under 10 themes — Watery Worlds, Battles, Living Language, Folklore and […]

NAWR blog by Rachel George

Hi All! My name is Rachel and I teach at Ysgol Maes y Coed special school in Bryncoch, Neath. I have a class full of wonderful teenagers who love the arts almost as much as I do. I’m also an Arts Champion for NAWR and look forward to hopefully working with some of you in […]

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