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2019 Festival of Creative Learning Programme Launches Today!

Monday, 21 January, 2019 - 15:15

We are delighted to announce the programme launch of the 2019 Festival of Creative Learning. This year our curated Festival week is 18th-22nd February during which we will host over 100 extraordinary creative and innovative events. Explore our programme and book onto events here. Tango or bake your way to a new understanding of mathematics! …

Festival of Creative Learning 2019 Application Window Now Open!

Tuesday, 25 September, 2018 - 10:11

We are delighted to announce that the application window for the Festival of Creative Learning 2019 is now open. This year’s Festival will take place from the 18th-22nd of February 2019. Send us your innovative, collaborative, mindful, fascinating, challenging, unusual, extraordinary and super creative ideas for events that celebrate news ways of learning and teaching at …

Poets and Filmmakers: from Page to Screen

Wednesday, 11 July, 2018 - 16:34

In the following article, poets Stav Poleg (Magma) and Jennifer Williams (University of Edinburgh) introduce the collaboration of Magma Poetry with the University of Edinburgh and the Festival of Creative Learning. What better place and time to contemplate a collaboration? It was the peak of the Edinburgh festival season. We met for a coffee at Dovecot Studios, discussing ways … Continue reading Poets and Filmmakers: from Page to Screen

Transformational Learning about Disability Rights at the Festival of Creative Learning

Wednesday, 11 July, 2018 - 15:16

Two students at the University of Edinburgh share their experiences of participating in a Disability Research Edinburgh network event at the Festival of Creative Learning. Jinghua Qian and Yu Fang are from China. They are post-graduate students at the University of Edinburgh, one in education and the other in social science, and they met at this … Continue reading Transformational Learning about Disability Rights at the Festival of Creative Learning