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In 2017 the QLS Network of Foreign Language Centres completes 15 years of its creative course in Foreign Language Education. Spearheaded by the School of Excellence, Members of QLS throughout the country plan and implement original and innovative educational programmes designed to offer their learners foreign language tuition which is linked to everyday...

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IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is a high-stakes test for the assessment of English language proficiency. Candidates are mainly prospective undergraduate or postgraduate students who plan to study in English-medium institutions, or individuals who are interested in gaining admission to secondary schools and vocational or training...

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Μαθητές και καθηγητές του 3ου ΓΕΛ Βέροιας στο πλαίσιο του Ευρωπαϊκού προγράμματος  Erasmus+ με τίτλο «Innovative Schools and Creative Approaches» ταξίδεψαμε στην Σμύρνη της Τουρκίας όπου πραγματοποιήθηκε η δεύτερη συνάντηση του προγράμματος, των εταίρων από την Τουρκία, την Λετονία, την Γαλλία, την Ισπανία, την Ιταλία και την Γερμανία.Κατά την επίσκεψη...

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As English teachers, we’re almost always on the lookout for new and interesting ways to stimulate our language learners. It was ELT author and researcher Stephen D. Krashen who gave us his Affective Filter hypothesis of Second or Foreign language acquisition. (Krashen – Terrell, 1983) His hypothesis states, that conditions which promote low anxiety levels...

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 When people come to Fullspate and confess that they are thinking of doing a proficiency exam in English we often tell them to sit down, take a deep breath and think again. In Greece, where we are based, hundreds of thousands of families are absolutely sure that their kids MUST get the proficiency. Little Nick and Maria down the road got the...

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The British Council announced the finalists for the ELTons 2017. The ELTons are now in their fifteenth year and are the only international awards that recognise and celebrate innovation in English language teaching (ELT).The ELTons are the only international awards that recognise and celebrate innovation in English language teaching (ELT). They reward...

 

 

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November 2017

  In November's issue we look at Language Certification, the role of Language Tests as well as the whys and the why nots of sitting for an exam. In addition our...

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