Creative Partnerships CCE & Individual Projects
Islington Arts & Media School CP, CCE, A New Direction
Fran worked with Islington Arts and Media School, as a Creative Practitioner, Agent and Consultant on a range of multi-media projects engaging young people aged 11-16.
Bringing in the expertise of media and industry professionals, and drawing from her own experience, Fran has worked with IAMS to devise a number of projects providing students with professional skills while also incorporating topics covered in the national curriculum.
Highlights include: IAMS Radio, IAM Creative, a spoken word poetry film, and the Creative Leaders project, providing around 60 students with leadership skills, blogging, radio, film and writing workshops, and ensuring opinions were heard by the whole school community.
BBC Blast A New Direction, Create, Newham Council, New Vic
Fran was an Event Facilitator for Blast at the Mayor’s Newham Show in 2009. The event offered 1,000 young people, the chance to participate in workshops ranging from spoken-word poetry, to music video production and film making.
Radio Tuesday BBC Learning, Somethin’ Else
Fran worked with Somethin’ Else to deliver a 30-minute pilot radio programme with children aged 9 & 10 at a Hackney Primary School. The broadcast covered curriculum-related topics and included a spelling bee and an original drama devised and performed by children.