Why SLT and Governors are key to promoting the arts

Martin Knowles, Principal of Essa Academy in Bolton, has long been a proponent of the arts. At the end of his first year as headteacher, he made art lessons compulsory. Find out more about spreading the arts in schools here.

Researchers in Schools

Case Study

Researchers in Schools has been working with Essa Academy since 2018, having partnered with the Alliance for learning SCITT since 2015.

Read the case study here.

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