MADE is a collaboration between arts, education and youth organisations across Manchester. We are united by a shared ambition to embed creativity into the curriculum.

How we're MADE up

Working Group

The Working Group  lead and develop all activity at MADE.

  • Meet: Monthly
  • Chair: Liz O'Neill,  Z-arts & Jo Sliwa, Abraham Moss Community School.

Creative Curriculum Task Group

The Creative Curriculum Task Group delivers participation activity that infuses creativity across the National Curriculum.

  • Meet: Monthly
  • Chair: Helen Shaw, Bridgelea PRU & Andrew Vaughan, the Whitworth

Youth Voice Task Group

MADE has two youth groups: 10-14 years and 15-21 years. The Youth Voice Task Group oversees their activity as they inform MADE strategy and deliver their own creative projects.

  • Meet: Monthly
  • Chair: Lizi Ransome, Chorlton High School & Lisa Allen, HOME.

Comms Task Group

The Comms Task Group promotes MADE activity and opportunities across our partner channels.

  • Meet: monthly
  • Chair: Saskia Metcalf, Z-arts & Melissa Brakel, MADE Coordinator.

Diversifying the Curriculum Task Group

Through arts and culture, the Diversifying the Curriculum Task Group wants pupils in Manchester to explore stories, themes, people and groups that are currently under-represented in the National Curriculum.

  • Meet: Termly
  • Coordinated by Melissa Brakel, MADE Coordinator.
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