Resources for teachers

A series of downloadable resource packs that support engagement with photography and explore key themes within other subject areas.

Don’t forget, all related content such as articles, interviews, videos and showcases are listed at the end of the page.

Click on the images below to download our teachers’ packs for free:

Jerwood/Photoworks Awards 2015  

* Collaboration
* Documentary photography
* Portraits
* Photography and landscape
* Images, context and interpretation

A video walk through of the Jerwood/Photoworks Awards 2015 exhibition at Jerwood Space, London.


Resource Pack for Teachers' 2014

Brighton Photo Biennial 2014 

* Community
* Collaboration
* Documentary photography
* Collectives
* Photography, truth and fiction


Resource Pack for Teachers' 2010

Brighton Photo Biennial 2010

* Portraits
* Documents
* Vernacular photography
* Truth and lies
* Shooting during darkness
* Viewpoints


Resource Pack for Teachers' 2008

Brighton Photo Biennial 2008

* The ethics of photography
* Citizen journalism
* Media manipulation
* Persistence of vision: the memory of images
* Regarding the pain of others
* The military image-making machine
* Aftermath photography
* The effect of war on women and children
* Displacement through war



Art at Work (website)

* Developing partnerships between schools and cultural organisations


Fotodocument: One Planet City (partnership project)

* People living happy, healthy lives within the natural limits of the planet


Picture Emotions (postcards & guidelines)

* Dealing with emotions
* Being alone


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Together Alone (film & accompanying text)

* Conflict
* Conflict resolution
* Security and insecurity
* Boundaries and borders