How to Champion Creativity in Scottish Schools

Following a joint-initiative on behalf of Education Scotland and Creative Scotland, a Creative Learning Network has been established across Scotland to invigorate creative capacities. Integral to this project is the Creativity Portal, designed to enhance collaboration between schools and their communities, as increasing creative education requires resources with which children can engage.

Published

2015

Education

Authors

Steffan Rees Jones

Executive Summary

  • A Creative Champion in every school to ensure a direct link betweenthe‘CreativityPortal’ and teachers.

  • Ensure that teachers know more about the resources available in the Portal to enhance creativity in the classroom.

  • Social Media campaign to incentivise role: #BeACreativeChampion.

  • Development of Creative Branch to acknowledge and reward pupils’ creativity.