The Importance of the Arts in Schools – Developing Cultural Capital

BBC Venue 4

2:15 pm - 2:55 pm


With continuing pressures on school budgets and achieving academic results, teaching the arts can be perceived as a luxury. The Panel will discuss why it is so important to expose children of all ages and backgrounds to the arts and what this additional knowledge and understanding can bring to their lives and wider society.

Chaired by Rosie Millard OBE