Making Collaboration and Collections Work for Secondary Schools

Date: 26 September 2007
Location: Turnpike Centre, Civic Square, Leigh. WN7 1EB
Duration: 12.50pm to 4pm
Cost: FREE (lunch on arrival)

Learning outcomes / objectives of day

  • To gain confidence in engaging secondary schools through greater understanding of successful staff and departmental collaborations.
  • To gain knowledge and expertise as various gallery and museum professionals speak about their own experiences of working across departments to deliver secondary projects and activities.

Who for

Targeted at an introductory level the sessions are open to all museum and gallery staff with little or no experience of working cross-departmentally with secondary schools.

Tutor / Speakers

  • Suzanne Spicer, Museum of Science and Industry
  • Polly Gifford, De La Warr Pavillion
  • Richard Burns , Sarah Evans and Howard Fisher from Bury Art Gallery
  • Rob Longford, Plymouth Museum

Training Provider

Renaissance North West

Application Route

Application Route D

A minibus will be available from the Taxi Point, Piccadilly Station, Manchester at 12.30pm to the Turnpike Centre, Leigh. Please advise of requirement at application.

For further information or to book a place please contact:
T: 0161 275 8455

MLA North West
Ground Floor, The Malt Building, Wilderspool Park, Greenalls Avenue, Warrington WA4 6HL
Tel: 01925 625050 | Fax: 01925 243453