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Sharna joined Tate as Tate Kids Editor in 2007 and launched Tate Kids in 2008. The site aims to engage, entertain and (stealthily) educate 5-12s (and their gatekeepers) on British and international modern and contemporary art.
Her focus is on games and interactive experiences.
Tate Kids won Best Educational Website at Museums and the Web and a Webby in 2009. The site is also a triple Children’s BAFTA nominee with nods in the Animation, Learning Primary and Interactive categories.
Sharna created learning resources for companies like Cadbury, E.ON and Renault and has a Postgraduate Diploma in Media Culture and Communication from the Institute of Education.
Follow her @sharnajackson and @tate_kids.
Sharna is producing “MEET THE COMMISIONERS: The Culture Club”