MovementWorks Shortlisted in the One Dance UK 2020 Awards

Following our news item on 14th August, where we advised that we had received a nomination for the One Dance Awards UK 2020 in the category of: The Inspirational Work in Education Award, we are thrilled to share with you that we have now received the news that we have made the shortlist in our […]

Nomination for One Dance Awards UK 2020

We are delighted to share the news that we have received a nomination for the One Dance Awards UK 2020 in the category of: The Inspirational Work in Education Award  This award is for an organization or dance company who deserve recognition for their work to engage and inspire members of the wider community through […]

In the News! Article in South London Press re: Arts Council Grant

South London Press have published an article reporting our successful Funding Bid with the Arts Council England, COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund. You can read the article from the link below: MovementWorks dance group in Brockley receives grant to continue online sessions For details of the sessions we are providing plus our current schedule, please visit […]

Press Release: Arts Council support for MovementWorks

MovementWorks has won a grant from The Arts Council England, COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund. In response to the COVID-19 crisis, the Arts Council made £160 million of emergency funding available for individuals and organisations who needed support during these unprecedented times; nearly 90% of this funding was provided by the National Lottery. Recognising that COVID-19 […]

Tracy Norris – Child Psychology Internship through Greenwich University

I was a nervous wreck on the days leading up to my placement at Movementworks. Being a ‘mature student’ (not saying how mature!), with children and recently finishing my degree I had been out of the workplace for many years. I fostered for 12 years prior to my degree so although I had worked with […]

Press Release: MovementWorks Action for Brockley Needs Your Support

A pioneering scientifically proved programme – MovementWorks Action for Brockley – needs your support. Your vote could make all the difference to a local charity that helps children’s learning and overall well-being. “Movement Works is a charity that uses scientifically proven methods to improve learning in children of all ages and abilities. We are thrilled […]

A Cultural Perspective: Thoughts on Dance and Education in Singapore

In the summer of 2017 I travelled over 10,800km across the Indian Ocean from a sunny country called Singapore to embark on an exciting internship with MovementWorks. Over a 6 week period I was able to observe and shadow various sessions at different nurseries and schools led by experienced MovementWorks practitioners. I’ve have loved every […]

A Cultural Perspective: Thoughts on the integration of Dance as a kinaesthetic tool for learning in the school system in England, Trinidad and Tobago

My experiences with Developmental Dance Movement® In Trinidad and Tobago and most of parts of the UK, dance is not generally regularly incorporated into the academic curriculum of nurseries, mainstream primary schools and special educational needs schools. The idea of particular aspects of dance being a key component to a child’s learning foundation is emphasised […]

MovementWorks Whilst School’s Out

Our mid-summer story Leading the practice at MEfA Summer Conference 2015   Many of the organisations we work with will by now have enjoyed some well-earned summer relaxation time. As August speeds ahead behind the locked school gates and closed classroom doors will be busy with activity in preparation for the next academic year. The […]