First UK CAPP Meeting

The first meeting of the UK Council of Policy and Practice was convened at Aston University on 25th January 2019. The Council will meet biannually for the duration of CHIEF to advise on the design of the project and to underpin its relationship with those working in the field of cultural education.

The UK CAPP membership is as follows:

Karmi Bains, Legacy West Midlands
Samantha Cairns, Cultural Learning Alliance
Claire Dhami, West Midlands Combined Authority
Rob Elkington, Arts Connect
Ben Kyneswood, Coventry University
Robert MacDonald, University of Huddersfield
Aftab Rahman, Legacy West Midlands


At their first meeting, the CAPP discussed initial findings from the reviews of literature, policy and educational curricula undertaken, and considered upcoming plans for fieldwork across the work packages.