‘This evaluation…makes a valuable contribution to the evidence regarding arts based intervention.’
(Youth Justice Board)
‘Has there ever been a programme which demonstrates more clearly the value of the arts in the lives of young people than the Summer Arts College programme?’
(Sir Peter Bazalgette, former Chair of Arts Council England)
The Art of Engagement? is a fascinating evaluation of how far participatory arts practice can re-engage children in education and reduce offending, based on extensive evaluation data from Summer Arts Colleges.
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