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      November 15, 2019

      Friday  10:00 AM

      Millennium Place
      Gilesgate, Durham DH1 1WA

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      Learning Curve - Syllabus for the Future

      Join us for 'Learning Curve: Syllabus for the Future', a day of inspiring talks, panel debates and discussion for arts professionals & educators as part of Lumiere's 10th-anniversary edition. This all-day professional development event includes talks by a wide range of visionary speakers across four panel discussions. The speakers will offer insights from their experiences across a range of subjects including academia, art and education. The event is specially curated for educators and arts professionals and will aim to equip delegates with strategies to inspire learning and nurture creativity. Highlights of the programme include the panel discussion, ‘Why we need creativity in learning’ featuring London-based art teacher, Andria Zafirakou, winner of the 2018 Global Teacher Prize. Jacqui O’Hanlon, Director of Education at the Royal Shakespeare Company will be part of the panel discussion ‘Unlocking Children’s Creativity’.  Newly-announced speakers include Toby Ealden, Creative Director of Zest Theatre, who specialises in creating work for and with young people and award-winning design studio director, Tina Touli. The conference’s final keynote speech will be delivered by the Chair of Arts Council England and former Director of the Tate, Sir Nicholas Serota, who will discuss the recommendations of the Durham Commission on Creativity and Education. Sponsored by the Learning Curve Group. lumiere-festival.com 

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