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Teaching in the Now #2

Thursday 25 February 2021 | 5-7pm, online via Zoom

Join us for a special online CPD event for teachers, by teachers from the NEATEN and NEAAT Art Educator networks.

Join art’s education adviser Susan Coles and teachers from the North East Art Teachers / Educators Network (NEATEN) and Network of East Anglian Art Teachers (NEAAT) for a session exploring arts education practice in the current age.

Schedule for the day

Special Guest – Andria Zafarikou 

Global Teacher Award winner 2018, Art and Textiles teacher and SLT at Alperton Community School, Brent, London who will share her story and talk about her upcoming book “Those who can Teach” –

Voluntary Donations

The event is free to attend, but we are asking for voluntary donations to Andria Zafarikou’s charity –

The charity was set up by Andria using the Global Teacher Award cash prize and brings high-quality artist residencies to schools all across the UK.

5.00pmAndria Zafarikou
5.30pmThe Importance of ‘Touch’
5.45pmTracking Your Student Progress
5.50pmCoping with Digital Learning Delivery
6.00pmSeeing Your Work in a New Context with Digital Technology
6.15pmArt and Science: A Gallery of Digital Drawing Work
6.25pmNative Creatives
6.30pmPlanning for Impact
6.50pmRaisin Awareness
7.00pmEnd of event

Who are we?

North East Art Teacher/Educator Network (NEATEN) – established in 2007 as a network for art educators, and now in our 14th year here in the north east of England. We have expanded outside of our region this year in response to the global  pandemic, and we believe firmly in the wisdom of crowds.

We advocate for our subject and its rightful place in the curriculum, we showcase and share good practice in all phases of education and we connect, collaborate and create together. Follow us on Twitter/Insta @NEATENart

Facebook group – NEATEN

Network of East Anglian Art Teachers (NEAAT) – We believe the Arts are special in our region: NEAAT was created in 2019 to meet the need for Art teachers in East Anglia to be part of an empowering and enriching network of fellow educators that can support each other and help develop an exciting provision for our students.

Supported by the Norwich University of Art we work together to connect, inspire and empower Art teachers from all aspects of the profession, creating a network with other providers to ensure the longevity of the subject beyond school and qualifications; enabling the practitioners of the future. Art is fun and everyone should be doing it!

We are quite new but have a fantastic range of members and are growing every year. Over the past year we have expanded into provided online workshops that have expanded into the UK and abroad. Follow us on twitter @NEAAT3

Facebook group – NEAAT 

Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Network of East Anglian Art Teachers

C&P NEAAT is a new network for Art teachers within Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.

Facebook group – C&P NEAAT

Contact us

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Norwich University of the Arts
Francis House
3-7 Redwell Street