Protecting and promoting art, craft & design education
Supporting our members in the workplace; Setting the standard for professional development; Leading better practice and research. This is how...
A Primary Art and Design Curriculum Framework and Lessons for All
NSEAD has partnered with the Oak National Academy. Members with primary expertise have produced a key stage 1 and 2 curriculum map, teaching guide and video lessons that are inclusive, accessible and relevant for all primary-aged children. These are…
Anti-Racist Art Education (ARAE) Resources
Anti-Racist Art Education Action (ARAEA) Group was set up in July 2020 to ensure that NSEAD, our subject and all who engage in it, are actively anti-racist. The resources found here aim to support this work and provide educators with tools to take specific…
Trade Union FAQs
Here are some of the most Frequently Asked Questions our Trade Union team receive, covering topics such as accidents, time in and out of work and performance targets.
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Mind The Art Gap - Session 2 Curriculum, Pedagogy and the Big Landscape
Register now for Session 2 of the NSEAD ECT programme 'Mind the Art Gap', focusing on Curriculum, Pedagogy and the Big Landscape
Mind The Art Gap - NSEAD ECT support programme 2021
Are you a student member about to begin your ECT year? NSEAD's ECT member programme brings the subject specific support you need.
Leading Primary Art and Design
This online course will take place online, and is designed for primary subject leaders who are looking to develop this curriculum area in their schools
Craft School: Yinka’s Challenge, in partnership with Crafts Council
This introductory taster session will give art teachers the skills and confidence to easily create beautiful digital resources and presentations and…
Latest news from NSEAD
Discover more about art, craft and design news and events nationwide.
Baroness Donaghy calls a motion in the House of Lords debate Initial Teacher Education
Members of the House of Lords on Thursday 18 November discussed the Initial Teacher Training (ITT) Market Review and the impact of its recommendations…
Baroness Featherstone, House of Lords Debate on the Creative Sector
On 4 November, The House of Lords debated: "That this House takes note of the impact of Her Majesty’s Government’s policy and spending on the creative…
NSEAD comments on Government backstep on ‘arts premium’ manifesto pledge
Michele Gregson, Secretary General of NSEAD, spoke to Schools Week about the failure of the government to keep its 2019 General Election pledge for a…
RSA Report: The impact of arts-based education
The RSA’s final report on the Learning About Culture project is published. It explores what we can learn from the five evaluations of arts and cultural…