Virtual School news and events

Worcestershire Virtual School Conference 2020

The Virtual School Conference that was scheduled for the 20 March 2020 has been postponed due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. A new date will be scheduled as soon as possible.

Communications to schools


Artslink is supported by all 14 West Midlands Virtual Schools, and aims to ensure that all care experienced children & young people in the region have the opportunity to get involved in arts and culture and develop as learners, as people and as artists. Our offer includes:

  • events run by clusters of Virtual Schools, such as Give It A Go days (trying new artforms and activities out) and professional artists supporting other Virtual School events such as award ceremonies
  • regional activities, such as Look Inside days (e.g. BBC, music studio) and massed performing groups, such as choirs, for showcase events
  • an Artslink website (link opens in a new window) packed with creative challenges, films, links and career guidance specially commissioned for care experienced young people, and showcasing their own work, as well as information about local opportunities

To join our mailing list and receive updates on the latest arts & culture opportunities for care experience children and young people, please visit our Artslink contact page (link opens in a new window)