We are qualified teachers who develop and deliver high quality arts programmes for children and young people.
We reinvest our profits to make creative activities more accessible in Scotland's most disadvantaged communities.
Schooling, Education and Learning: 2030 and Beyond
What could schooling, education and learning look like in 2030 and beyond?
A film by 23 young people from Glasgow. Based on a report by Scotland's Futures Forum & The Goodison Group in Scotland (2019). Filmmaking programme designed and delivered by Braw Talent.
The benefits of creativity in school
Students from low-income families who take part in arts activities at school are three times more likely to get a degree.Cultural Learning Alliance (2017)
Since 2011, the number of jobs in the creative industries have increased by 28.6% - more than double the average UK job growthCreative Industries Federation (2018)
Learning through arts and culture can improve attainment in Maths and English.Cultural Learning Alliance (2017)
97% of the Scottish population believes that creative activity is essential for young people’s learning and well-being.Scottish Opinion Survey TNS (2017)
Participation in structured arts activities can increase cognitive abilities by 17%.Cultural Learning Alliance (2017)
The UK will need one million new creative jobs by 2030.Nesta (2015)
Children who take part in arts activities in the home during their early years are ahead in reading and Maths at age nine.Cultural Learning Alliance (2017)
Students from low-income families who engage in the arts at school are 20% more likely to vote as young adults.Cultural Learning Alliance (2017)
87% of creative workers are at low or no risk of automation, compared with 40% of jobs in the UKNesta (2015)
To find out more about the theories and research that shape our programmes, visit our book shelf.
Who we are working with...
Interested in what we do?
We work in partnership with progressive organisations, community groups and schools to develop and deliver impactful, creative programmes to young people. Get in touch to discuss any opportunities.