The materials in this section provide case studies shared by classroom practitioners and Ofsted (2008-16) working in secondary schools. We will be extending these case studies and this resource, across all phases very soon.

CC#01
Developing confidence to understand identity – working with Year 11 disaffected students in an ESC
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Created by Stephen Hoult

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CS2
Using 'maps' to introduce Year 7 students to art & design and geography
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Created by Jayne Stillman

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CS3
A cross-curricular land art project
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Year 7: understanding of a contemporary art form – Land Art. Created by Jenny Sutton Kirby

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CS4
Personalised learning for GCSE students
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Created by Tom Oldfield

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CS5
Purposeful creativity – a special school project developing sculptural designs
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Created by Jayne Stillman

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CC06
Art and the Community – The role of the artist in both the community and the workplace
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Created by Gill Curry

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CS7
A Creative Partnership project on the Holocaust
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Created by Becky Newbold

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Exploration of the Periodic Table using sound beam technology
Exploration of the Periodic Table using sound beam technology – a science & art project
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Created by John Bradford

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case study09
A film making project, developing emotional intelligence through the lens
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Created by Michele Gregson

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A school uses radio
A school uses radio to create a vision of ‘the school for the future’
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Created by Terry Parker

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CS11
Developing craft skills through working with a studio jeweller
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Created by Chris Gozzard

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case study 12
Creating clothing – arecycling project with GCSE students
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Created by Paula Fahy

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site-specific sculpture
Secondary school students guide Year 6 students in a feeder school in making a site specific sculpture
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Created by Moira Jarvis

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Case study 14
Raising pupils’ aspirations and confidence through a photography collaboration
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Created by Paul Henegan

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CS15(i)
‘Define and Re-Use’ - working collaboratively to research and represent individual, local and national identity
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Created by Sophie Leach

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CS16
Contemporary craft, a commemorative wall hanging and a community exhibition
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Created by Louise Gill

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CS17
A Federation of schools, a cross-phase programme linking music, media and English
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Created by Ted Kennedy

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CS18
A cross-phase programme based on recycling
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Created by Ted Kennedy

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Junk Head! – A new approach to the African mask project
Junk Head! Revisiting and reinventing 'The African mask' project
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Created by Joanne Davies

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CS20
Regeneration – A trail of two cities, thinking creatively about the local built environment
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Created by Ian Lightfoot

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Animating Art or ‘Back to the Future’
Animating Art or ‘Back to the Future'
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Created by Catherine Fenwick

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‘Running with it’ – Personalised learning in Year 8
‘Running with it’ – Personalised learning in Year 8
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Created by Neil Hanger

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CS23
Creative Olympics – embedding creativity in the school curriculum
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Created by Andrea Douglas

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CS24
A Cross-curricular 3D Photography Project, working with art & design, science and digital media
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Created by John Bradford

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A ‘Fair Trade’ Cross-curricular Project
A ‘Fair Trade’ Cross-curricular Project
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Created by Jill Wood

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A Moving Image Project
A Moving Image Project, investigating form and shape
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Created by Iain Macdonald

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A Year 8 Islamic Art Project
A Year 8 Islamic Art Project
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Created by Tom Hardy

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CS28
Using a Local Landmark as a Focus for an Art and Design Project
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Created by Alex Ashton

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CS29
Identity – A Year 7 cross-curricular project
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Created by Sam Eyre and Richard Marks

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CS30
‘It’s all about learning' – Leeds ArtForms, Artist Carousel
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Created by Ted Kennedy

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CS31
A cross-curricular transition project
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Created by Alex Ashton

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Puffing and sewing
Puffing and sewing
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Created by Charli Neal

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The Tempest – a contemporary approach to illustration
The Tempest
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A contemporary approach to illustration linking with an English department

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Cross-Curricular Museum Visits
Cross-Curricular Museum Visits
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Created by Lauren Kiss

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‘Mysteries of the Flesh’
‘Mysteries of the Flesh’: A project on the body in a faith School
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Created by Judith Doyle

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CS36
Enquiry-led learning – Answering big questions through art
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Created by Naomi Hart

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CS37
1% for Art Project
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Created by Tamsin Thomas

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‘Interpretations’ project involving an artist/teacher
‘Interpretations’ project involving an artist/teacher
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Created by Allison Woodroffe-Charlton

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CS39
Public Spaces: researching location and environment in an all-boys school
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Created by Sophie Pearce

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Mixed media work in pastel and textile
Ofsted case study: High expectations in art, craft and design as part of a whole-school approach
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Aston Fence Junior and Infant School

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Making art, craft and design education relevant to life and work
Ofsted case study: Making art, craft and design education relevant to life and work
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Cheslyn Hay Sport and Community High School

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