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Art and Design Conference

DATE: Thursday 14th March 2019

TIME: 13:00-16:30


During the session we will look at…

How to map out/update a whole school art curriculum

  • Ensuring use of a range of art and artists for stimulus i.e. not limited to the ‘core’ 20th Century male artists.
  • Making sure that children feel represented by the art/artists they are exposed to i,.e diversity in art and artists
  • Ensuring a range of techniques and skills, with built in progression throughout year groups
  • Safeguarding time for genuine creativity as well as outcome based schemes of work

What progression looks like in art and design

  • How to track progress in art skills drawing/painting/collage/printing/sculpting and responding to art verbally/written

Useful forms of assessment in art and design

  • Methods of peer and self assessment that improve outcomes

Treating the pupils like artists

  •  Allowing time for ideas development
  • How to think like an artist


Emily Gopaul has over ten years’ experience teaching and leading on art in Inner-London schools and designing curricula and resources. She has taught in both the state and private sector and at secondary and primary level. Emily develops art curricula for schools that incorporate elements of visual literacy and art history as well as supporting the development of practical skills, techniques and creativity. She currently works part-time as the art specialist teacher at Earlsfield Primary In South London. Emily’s book ‘Teaching Art and Design’ was published by Bloomsbury last year and is currently on sale through at Tate bookshops and other reputable sellers.


£80 per person


If you have any queries please don’t hesitate to contact us on 02476 347697 or email: info@gatewayalliance.co.uk

Stoneleigh Park Stoneleigh Road (B4113)
Kenilworth, CV8 2LG United Kingdom

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