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Open Sesame 2015-2016

A partnership of cultural organisations and children’s services providers, led by East Sussex County Council, with match funding from Arts Council England, produced an ambitious two year programme of arts and culture for very young children (0-2) and children with special needs, and a creative programme of professional development for cultural organisations, early years practitioners,…

Open Sesame 2011-2013

Open Sesame! was the result of a partnership between early years and arts professionals across Sussex and Surrey, supported by Arts Council England. The project brought together artists and early years practitioners, focusing on communities with high levels of deprivation. Trainee artists worked with the nurseries, learning from each other and from a team of experienced…

Encounter Culture at Thomas Knyvett College

An Encounter Culture event was held at Thomas Knyvett College providing a one-day festival of workshops to encourage participation in the arts. Different artists, many locally based, delivered participatory workshops. All ages were encouraged to attend. Teachers and a group of Year 8 children from Thomas Knyvett College helped to organise the event. 23 workshops…

Learning to play at Whitehawk

Year 1 children from Whitehawk School took part in a range of creative activities identifying and learning the rules of play.  Through teamwork and peer learning with Year 5 children, they developed new skills that had a direct impact on their behaviour in class. Who was involved Year 1 and Year 5 children from Whitehawk…