Tuesday 16 October 2018

‘Very helpful! Great atmosphere within the group…good ideas. Very knowledgeable trainer’ (Course participant, February 2018)

Evaluation can sometimes seem like a daunting task, but taking the time to reflect on the strengths and weaknesses of your work with young people is the best way to achieve greater outcomes for future projects. Designed to help you cultivate meaningful and beneficial modes of evaluating creative projects with young people, this course will guide you through creative examples and useful case studies as you prepare to develop and review your own evaluation processes and models.

Ideal if:

You develop and deliver projects for, with and by children and young people

You want to discover new, creative approaches to evaluation

Your evaluation skills need a confidence boost

You will gain:

The confidence to evaluate existing and future creative projects with children and young people

Knowledge of creative tools and techniques for evaluating work

Support in developing a model of evaluation that suits you

Advice on how to structure your evaluation reports

Evaluation presentation ideas

Knowledge of different approaches to evaluation through case study exploration


Lesley Wood is a freelance creative and educational professional with more than 20 years’ in depth experience of working across the creative, heritage, education and cultural sectors. She works with organisations of all sizes and across all sectors measuring impact & providing support on strategic development. Click here to read Lesley’s insightful article on evaluation ‘Think of a biscuit…’

Course Cost:

£150 per person, including lunch, refreshments and a certificate of attendance for each delegate. Limited bursary places are available. English National Youth Arts Network newsletter subscribers receive an exclusive 10% discount- subscribe here.

For more information on this course, please contact the Artswork Professional Development team via [email protected] / 023 8033 2491

DATE AND TIME, Fri, November 9, 2018, 10:30 AM – 4:45 PM, Launch Pad, Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead Quays, South Shore Road, Gateshead, NE8 3BA