Go Creative - Get a Job!
A CONFERENCE ABOUT THE VALUE OF CREATIVITY
Tuesday 5 June 2018, 10:00am – 3:00pm
Highgate Junior School, 3 Bishopswood Road, London N6 4PL
Go Creative - Get a Job! A conference brought to you by Highgate Chrysalis, Roundhouse, The Art Room and Creative Industries Federation, highlights the importance of the creative subjects and industries as a rewarding academic pursuit and career choice for young people.
Schools have a great responsibility in ensuring young people have the opportunity to learn a broad range of subjects and about a wide variety of career paths, and this conference looks to shine a light on the creative subjects and all the wonderful career opportunities that the creative industries can offer.
This exciting conference will also champion creativity’s links to balanced mental health, especially for young people as they continue to forge their identity.
The conference will feature a wide range of speakers and workshops, with pupils from local schools including our partner schools in attendance.
The Head has discussed the importance of creativity in education in his recent blog.
The conference includes speeches from keynote speaker, actor and writer Meera Syal CBE, Lisa Harker, Director of The Art Room and John Kampfner, Chief Executive of the Creative Industries Federation. For a full list of speakers, sessions and the timetable, please click here.