Thurrock Trailblazer is an innovative programme of high quality arts and cultural activities.
July 2018 to July 2019
Thurrock Trailblazer is an innovative programme of high quality arts and cultural activities, visits to heritage sites and specialist teacher training, that boosts creative learning in schools and accelerates pupils’ development. In partnership with Thurrock Council, the Royal Opera House is working with local, regional and national arts organizations to deliver cultural education in Thurrock.
So far, Thurrock Trailblazer has worked with over 700 teachers in Continued Professional Development programmes. The programme has reached 46 schools, over 12,000 children and there have been over 40,000 pupil experiences in Thurrock Trailblazer cultural activities to date.
Lyrici Arts and Olusola Oyeleye are providing a series of African and Caribbean storytelling workshops for schools.