Lewisham Education Arts Network (LEAN) leads a network that champions arts education in Lewisham fostering high quality creative opportunities for children and young people.
It brings together: Teachers, artists and arts organisations, arts education officers, advocates and supporters of arts education, youth workers, community workers, policy makers and arts administrators to share ideas and skills, broker partnerships, and stimulate discussion.
Overall, LEAN works to:
● Advocate for arts education in the borough and beyond
● Network with other London based agencies
● Develop projects and training - with opportunities for artists, schools and teachers
● Inspire the greatest number of people to participate in arts education
● Broker partnerships between artists and schools and youth and community groups
● Support our members by providing information on the arts education sector