COBIS is pleased to share the news that the DfE announced on 16 July 2019 that the QTS skills tests for prospective teachers will be abolished.
COBIS is delighted to be an official partner of UK Parliament Week 2019.
UK Parliament Week takes place between 2-8 November 2019 and schools can sign up now to take part.
A partnership between The Council of British International Schools (COBIS) and Tes Global, the leading digital education company and world-renowned publisher of the Tes magazine, was recently announced at the 38th COBIS Annual Conference: Vision 2030 – The Future of International Education. This collaboration has seen the launch of the new COBIS Global Jobs webpage and will provide a quicker, easier and more effective tool for COBIS school members when recruiting across the globe.
The CPAH is now open for booking! In 2019/20, cohorts will run in Rome, Muscat and Kuala Lumpur.
COBIS is excited to announce the award winners for two student competitions.
The Council of British International Schools (COBIS) has announced the first cohort of COBIS Training Schools as well as new partnerships with providers of Initial Teacher Training overseas as part of its ongoing strategic work to support schools with addressing the current teacher supply challenge, both in the UK and overseas.
COBIS and its member schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults.
Congratulations to all COBIS students who received a COBIS Student Achievement Award in 2019.
Thank you to all COBIS Schools who entered artwork into this year's COBIS Art Competition. We received more than 600 entries from over 100 schools. The judges very impressed by the standard of artwork and commented on the vast number of outstanding pieces.
The winners and runners-up of the COBIS Poetry Competition 2019 have now been announced. This year, we received 465 entries from over 80 schools in total. Well done to all who entered, our judges thoroughly enjoyed reading all the excellent poems.