The Reading Agency and libraries are excited to introduce Space Chase, Summer Reading Challenge 2019.
The Belgrade Theatre is welcoming Rona Munro’s brand new adaptation of Mary Shelley’s classic tale of knowledge, nature and monstrosity from Wednesday 2 – Saturday 12 October, 2019.
The Coventry Inspiration Book Awards for 2020 are being joined by a new scheme to help schools spread the love of reading even further.
Do you know any young people that have a passion for live theatre, are budding reporters, curious bloggers or podcast fanatics? If the answer is yes, please pass on this information!
ICT services will be performing essential network maintenance on Saturday 15 June between 7am and 5pm which will affect Corporate, Libraries and Schools internet access and services.
Inclusion for all - a child centred conference. Monday 1 July 2019 9am to 4pm (registration and refreshments from 8.30am) at The Village Hotel, Coventry.
Tuesday 25 June, 4.00pm – 6.00pm, Compton Verney Art Gallery and Park
Free CPD event at the Herbert for teachers of STEM subjects, with the V&A. Thursday 20 June, 4-7 pm.
Microsoft have released a security to patch for various computer systems that fixes an important vulnerability.
The Belgrade Theatre and Royal Shakespeare Company are looking for five Coventry schools to take part in a free CPDL programme.
The Belgrade Theatre's longstanding year 6 transitions programme, will be touring primary schools again this summer.
We would like to offer young people aged 14 – 18 the opportunity to volunteer in our libraries this summer.
Joseph Cash primary school has been shortlisted for the English Team of the Year Award by the Times Educational Supplement.
As many of us are aware there have been many reports in the media about the rise in mental health issues amongst young people and this is a trend that doesn’t seem to be going away anytime soon.
Microsoft are officially stopping support for Windows 7 on 14 January 2020. All schools need to read the document from ICT Services for Schools.
HONK! is flying into Coventry’s Belgrade Theatre between 4 – 8 June, 2019.
The new accident and incident reporting system is scheduled to go live next week.
Incident reporting is currently carried out through a system called SHE ASSURE, but following a procurement process, the contract has been awarded to a supplier called ‘Alcumus Info Exchange’.
Emma Rice (former Joint Artistic Director of the acclaimed Kneehigh) is bringing her unique, musical and exuberantly impish vision to Angela Carter’s great last novel, Wise Children, at the Belgrade Theatre between 2 – 6 April, 2019.
We're excited to announce that the school SLA process is now open on the OnePlace website allowing schools to browse and purchase services on offer from the Council for 2019/20.
A brand new musical based on The Wind in the Willows will be coming to the Belgrade Theatre between 20 – 23 March, 2019.
For the first time ever, Vélo Birmingham & Midlands is launching the Vélo Schools 100 Challenge!
Take part in Discover in a Day with Culture Coventry Museums before the end of March 2019 for £5 per pupil.
Saturday 9 March 10am – 4pm Coventry Transport Museum
ICT services will be performing network maintenance on Sunday 10th February between 8:00 and 17:00 which will affect schools internet access.
We are very excited to announce that the booking for our second Schools ICT Conference on Wednesday 6 February 2019 is now open!
A free creative writing session for 7-15 year olds will take place on Saturday 26 January at Central Library.
Stay safe putting up your decorations in the lead up to this festive time of year.
The Schools Espresso service (espresso.covlea.net) will be unavailable due to essential maintenance on Wednesday 21 November 2018. From approx 10am to 1pm.
Families with autistic children can benefit from weekly activity sessions and an autism friendly environment, at Tile Hill library.
Welcome to the 16th year of the West Midlands heat of this International literary quiz.
The Year 6 Library Quiz has being running in the city for many years and hundreds of children have benefitted from this experience.
Coventry Youth Offending Services are looking for volunteers to help young people who have committed crime to make positive changes to their lives and prevent further offending.
Coventry City Council's Adult Social Care Services will be sending out anonymous postal questionnaires to carers in the city.
There is still time to book a group for this poignant new play by Coventry actor and writer Paul Nolan which is being performed at the Herbert
To accompany the exhibition, the Mead Gallery have produced a free downloadable cross curricular learning resource that can be used to accompany a visit and/or back in the classroom.
On Tuesday (2 October) at 5pm, ICT will be carrying out essential maintenance work on the schools' central DNS services.
We are looking forward to an exciting autumn at the Museums including our fantastic mix of art, history and stem learning sessions at Coventry Transport Museum, the Herbert and Lunt Roman Fort
The directory of schools and other educational establishments has been updated.
On 19 July 2018, Coventry Transport Museum will host the first DesignLab Nation CPD event for teachers, and the launch of the Coventry & Warwickshire STEM teacher’s network.
Free practical workshop at Coventry's Central Library on Saturday 14 July, 12.30 - 1.30pm or 2.30 - 3.30pm.
Book now for the new workshop to complement the forthcoming exhibition; PLAY: An Exploration of Toys, Games and Fun. Available until 21st September 2018