2020 brings a number of new ventures at Co-ordin8; students are turning the tables on the norm; they are not been cared for but using their skills and motivation to set up activities that show we care about Torbay and the people who live here.[Read more…] about Co-ordin8 Cares for the Community
A story written by the Tuesday Me and My Pen group
On Saturday 15th July a traffic warden was surprised to find a strange vehicle parked on a double yellow line. He said he checked for a Blue Badge, but couldn’t see one so he issued a parking ticket.[Read more…] about Time machine found in Paignton town centre
To learn something and receive education is a privilege and not all the world have this luxury – to learn in an environment that caters to my specific needs is almost impossible to find, yet in Torbay a group of community tutors have moved some way to this ideal goal of all educators. Co-ordin8 was ‘created’.[Read more…] about What the creative process means at Co-ordin8
As part of enriching our student’s learning journey in art and culture Co-ordin8 hosts direct appearances from visiting local artists. The benefit behind this being that students will be part of a genuine master class and enjoy seeing, touching and learning about other art methods, media uses and styles, plus be able to directly experience working alongside professional artists. The idea behind this allowing for plenty of new ideas to be gained and useful questions to be asked.[Read more…] about Co-ordinArt Visiting Artist: Colin Brandi
These are from the Wednesday Act group. When given free reign with resources people tend to take inspiration from each other. As you can see the ripple effect from these ladies all with different skill levels and different creative ability = a Creative Community!!
It’s that time again! When gardeners everywhere reap the rewards of their hard earnt labours, take stock and put the garden to bed as well. However, there are still some joys in stall as the Co-ordin8 Allotment Group found out on their recent visit to their balmy allotment in Preston.