The Cultural Learning Alliance is a collective voice working to ensure that all children and young people have meaningful access to culture

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Policy and Practice round-up May 2016

This month we round-up news of Academy U-turns, updates on testing, resources and research from the AHRC and Arts Council England, the Pupil Premium Awards, a STEAM opportunity and guidance on the sector’s engagement with the EU Referendum.

We shouldn’t be wondering whether children need art and music and stories and poems any more than wondering whether plants need water

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Pisa tests to include measures on global skills and cultural awareness...… #WNCulture

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On 18 May the Queen’s speech as part of the State opening of Parliament set out the government’s core legislative agenda, giving details of a large number of new Bills which will progress some of the ideas and policy plans that have been discussed in recent White Papers and consultations.

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The Cultural White Paper is published

On 23 March, Ed Vaizey, the Minister of State at the Department for Culture, Media & Sport & the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, launched The Cultural White Paper at the Southbank Centre.