Enabling children’s communication and language skills using the Helicopter approach MakeBelieve Arts has been pioneering this work in the UK since its conception in 2002. In its simplest form children tell their stories which are written down verbatim, word for word. The group then gathers around a taped out stage… Read More»
Earlyarts Director, Ruth Churchill Dower, gives us her thoughts on the proposed (and actually quite radical) improvements to the Welsh curriculum.
Virginia Radcliffe, Artistic Director/Chief Executive, Licketyspit Theatre Company 2015 talks about how learning to listen and engage with early years children has informed her approach to creating early years theatre.
Dr Andrew Manches discusses the role of technology in young children’s learning.
Ruth Churchill Dower’s review of Spitalfields Music’s Musical Rumpus: Catch a Sea Star
Annie Berrington, Director of Get Out More, talks about the power of learning outdoors to generate well-being through positive experiences.
Music Education expert, Ben Sandbrook, explores what progression looks like in children’s musical journeys…
Our International Guest Blogger, Dr Efthymios Papatzikis writes about the effect of music and sound and how it can help a new born baby’s development.
Guest Blog by Den Maker and Community Artist, Graham Marsden