Publications

Occasional Papers and Films

These pages list occasional papers produced by or of interest to the NSEAD community.

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Please Don’t Steal Our heARTS Mrs Morgan, Derby High School, Bury, 3 May 2016 (Word document)
Derby High School students shared Please Don’t Steal Our heARTS Mrs Morgan a performance which communicates the importance the value of learning across the curriculum and the value of having individual choice. Lynn Provoost Assistant Head Teacher, and Damion Langford, Head of Communications and Careers, also describe their school’s ethos and its specialism in both arts and science.
 
Melanie Cox, headteacher at Gomersal Primary School on why art and design is a core subject, 3 May 2016
Melanie Cox, headteacher at Gomersal Primary School, West Yorkshire, along with Mandy Barrett, specialist art and design teacher present on why art and design is offered as part of the core curriculum in Gomersal school.
 
Siobhan Verrall, Head of Art and Design, presentation APPG for Art, Craft and Design in Education, 3 May 2016 (Word document)
Siobhan Verrall, together with Kenton's School's head teacher, Sarah Holmes Carne, explain how the Kenton School is able to offer a broad and balanced curriculum that includes art and design as a core subject across key stages 3-4.
 
Access Art present the Manifesto for Making, 3 May 2016
Paula Briggs and Sheila Ceccarelli present the AccessArt New Manifesto for Making.
 
APPG for Art, Craft and Design in Education, NSEAD, presentation, 3 May 2016 (Powerpoint presentation)
This presentation, originally given at the APPG for Art, Craft and Design in Education summarises responses to The NSEAD Survey Report 2015-16 and the Society’s responses to both The Education White Paper and The Culture White Paper.
 
NSEAD Annual Report 2014-2015 (PDF document)
NSEAD Annual Report 2014-2015 (PDF document)
You can read the full NSEAD Annual Report here
 
A window to the world
A window to the world is a short film, by Steph Cubbin and Peter Thomas, teachers at The St Marylebone CE School. The film provides is extremely effective in making the case for the value of the arts in our schools. A window to the world was presented by Steph Cubbin and Kat Pugh, head teacher The St Marylebone CE School, at the APPG meeting 14 October 2015.
 
MINUTES OF THE 2015 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING (PDF document)
Minutes of the AGM held at The Birmingham & Midland Institute on Saturday 27th June 2015 can be downloaded here
 
NSEAD Annual Report 2013-2014 (PDF document)
You can read the full NSEAD Annual Report here
 
Guidelines for publishing and reviewing online (Word document)
These guidelines refer to NSEAD's reviewing and publishing of articles, e-books, films, videos and blogs. They aim to identify the NSEAD's terms of reference and methods of review for the publishing and sharing of e-materials online.
 
Effective questioning and talk in art and design (PDF document)
Authored by Ged Gast, NSEAD President-Elect, these revised and updated papers are intended for teachers to help develop questioning approaches. Effective questioning and talk in art and design supports teachers to: pre-plan questions and to select approaches for promoting classroom talk; prepare ‘open’ and ‘high-challenge’ questions; predetermine the level and type of challenge they wish to set, who they will target and how they will target specific groups in the classroom.

This second paper Using Bloom's Taxonomy in Art and Design – writing challenging questions provides example questions modelled on Bloom's taxonomy and focused on the artist Andrew Weyth.
 
NSEAD Annual Report 2012-2013 (PDF document)
You can read the full NSEAD Annual Report here
 
MINUTES OF THE 2014 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING (PDF document)
Minutes of the 2014 Annual General Meeting (PDF document)
The Minutes of the AGM held at The Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art on Saturday 22nd March 2014 can be downloaded here
 
Michael Eden, The Thinking Hand (PDF document)
Michael Eden shared reflections on the value of making at the 2014 NSEAD National Conference: Digital Futures in art, craft and design education. This thought provoking presentation describes Eden's tools and processes which combine old and new technologies: "I hope that my practice plays a part in demonstrating that the making of thoughtful objects, whether they be art, craft, design or some hybrid mix is an evolutionary process and must continue to evolve in order to make those disciplines relevant to the times that we live in." View Michael Eden's presentation here.
 
HEA Research on the impact of the Scottish Curriculum for Excellence in two Edinburgh secondary schools (PDF document)
This 18 minute research video by Iain Macdonald, Senior Lecturer in Graphic Design, is a study of the impact of the Curriculum for Excellence (CfE) in two secondary art and design departments in Edinburgh: Forrester High School and Portobello High School. The video includes interviews with teachers which provide insights into the challenges and potential of CfE in schools and feeder higher education institutions. View the research video here.
 
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