Shakespeare Poets – with the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust!

25th Jan 2018News, School Workshops

We are huge fans of Shakespeare, of course – firmly believing in the power of experiential approaches to his works. And we also love the process of creating, crafting and performing poetry. Over the years, we have taken our interactive Shakespeare and Poetry workshops to tens of thousands of children and young people, both nationally … Read More

10th Birthday Celebrations Offer

10th Jan 2018News, School Workshops

2018 marks ten years since we founded As Creatives – ten years in which we’ve led creative learning programmes for hundreds of thousands of children and young people in England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, the Channel Isles, the Czech Republic and Malaysia! To celebrate, we’ve got some exciting news to share over the next twelve … Read More

Blog: Learning Outside the Classroom

10th Jan 2018Blog, News

A nostalgic whim took me on a detour recently, to show my kids where I had built dens amongst trees and bracken as a dirty-kneed nine year old. It was the same spot, I told them on our approach, where my big brothers regularly rode their bikes on dirt tracks, over obstacles and down dips … Read More

Case Study: Murderous Maths – Purposeful, engaging and creative Maths for large numbers of pupils

1st Jan 2018News, School Workshops

We’re well aware that schools often want large numbers of their pupils to share the experience of participating in our Creative Maths workshops – so we’ve specifically designed programmes such as The Pirate’s Challenge, The Captain’s Conundrum and The Trading Game to cater for up to 60 pupils per workshop. But as the challenge from schools … Read More

Creative Learning CPD Twilight Workshops for Teachers at Baltic Creative Campus

6th Dec 2017News, School Workshops, Teacher CPD

Get inspired and develop new skills by participating in hands-on activities that promote creative approaches to teaching and learning. These exciting CPD sessions, which will take place in one of Liverpool’s most innovative spaces, the Baltic Creative Campus, draw on approaches used in four of our most successful maths, literacy, science and visual arts programmes. Everything you’ll experience can be … Read More

Maths Trails – Building Confidence in Shapes and Numbers

24th Sep 2017News, School Workshops

Our highly interactive Maths Trails promote independent enquiry, team-working and problem-solving. And because each trail is designed to be delivered both indoors and out, they support schools in making better use of their grounds and immediate locality to promote Learning Outside the Classroom.Given the high level of content demanded by the National Curriculum, many of … Read More