One of the more poignant moments of the Brexit referendum two years ago was provided by a Leave supporter who called in to a radio show. He said he would be voting to leave the European Union because he was upset by what had recently happened to his daughter. She had been passed over for a job for which she was well-qualified because she only spoke one...

They say that teachers make the worst students to which I can attest myself. As much as I encourage my own students to study hard and go the extra mile, I can never seem to do the same myself when it comes to my own studies. As a language teacher who has moved around a lot, I’ve had quite a fair few language lessons in my time. Spanish is my second...

  LanguageCert appoints a dream team of language qualifications professionals to key positions in the Board of Directors and Senior Management.   LONDON, UK – LanguageCert today announced the appointment of a ‘dream team’ of renowned  experts to steer the Awarding Body towards the future of language qualifications.   Dr. Michael Milanovic...

    Το Κέντρο Επιμόρφωσης και Διά Βίου Μάθησης (Κ.Ε.ΔΙ.ΒΙ.Μ.) του Πανεπιστημίου Θεσσαλίας θα προσφέρει το Πρόγραμμα διδακτικής ξένων γλωσσών για κατόχους πιστοποιητικού γλωσσομάθειας επιπέδου Γ2 που επιθυμούν να διδάξουν σε ΚΞΓ. Το εκπαιδευτικό πρόγραμμα με τίτλο «Πρόγραμμα διδακτικής ξένων γλωσσών» (ΦΕΚ 2071/07.06.2018...

One of the things I like is attending conferences in different countries and cities. They are a great opportunity to simulate my mind with knowledge, grow my professional network and learn from experts in the ELT field. In April I attended the Eaquals (the international language school accreditation body) annual spring conference at the beautiful town of...

  Two innovative teacher trainers Andrew Walkley and Chris Roland are scheduled to appear at the 13th Foreign Languages Forum on 25 & 26 August at the Royal Olympic Hotel in Athens.   Both Andrew and Chris are expected to deliver two very interesting plenary sessions that will get us thinking just before the start of the new school year.   Andrew...

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SHOULD WE FOCUS ON TEACHING OR CONTENT? We live in an era where everything (almost) is instant. Social media, the internet and technology in general has made us seek for instant...

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