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A stage fit for a king: “Our Theatre” performs at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

Now we speak upon our cue, and our voice is imperialAct III, Scene 6 Last month, the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse stage was filled with the action and emotion of Shakespeare's Henry V. Participants from "Our Theatre", a community project by Globe Education, performed their abridged version of the famous history play. This year, two mainstream … Continue reading A stage fit for a king: “Our Theatre” performs at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

Learning from the past as we look to the future

"Adult education is a permanent, national necessity, an inseparable aspect of citizenship, and therefore should be both universal and lifelong."Final Report, Adult Education Committee, Ministry of Reconstruction, 1919 One hundred years ago, a milestone report was published that went on to form the foundations of our modern education system. The country was facing the huge … Continue reading Learning from the past as we look to the future

“Artis Bounce”: helping young people to strengthen their resilience

Last week, The Harris Foundation for Lifelong Learning held its annual dinner – a celebration of the work completed over the past year and a "thank you" to all those involved. Among the projects receiving support from the Harris Foundation is "Artis Bounce", run by the creative learning charity Artis. "Resilience is described as the … Continue reading “Artis Bounce”: helping young people to strengthen their resilience