Who We Work With
COBIS is a Membership Association of British Schools of quality and is a member of the Independent Schools Council (ISC) of the United Kingdom. By virtue of this and its agreement with the Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI), it is able to accredit British Schools abroad, anywhere in the world.
The current mission statement of COBIS includes the following as its main objectives:
- Quality assurance in member schools.
- Representation with the British Government, with educational bodies and with the corporate sector.
- A forum for discussion through conferences, seminars and continuing professional development..
- A network of support through contacts, consultancies, information and marketing.
UNRWA (the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East) provides assistance, protection and advocacy for some 5 million registered Palestine refugees in Jordan, Lebanon, Syria and the occupied Palestinian territory, pending a solution to their plight.
UNRWA is funded almost entirely by voluntary contributions from UN member states.
UNRWA is the main provider of basic services – education, health, relief and social services – to 5 million registered Palestine refugees in the Middle East.
Read an overview of UNRWA
Karen Ardley Associates work in partnership with Community First Multi-Academy Trust, Wigan to provide high quality professional learning programmes.
Outstanding leaders and classroom practitioners from CFAT schools facilitate KAA programmes.
In addition KAA programmes are hosted by the Westbridge Teaching School, on a regular basis.