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LanguageCert and Eaquals sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)

Read more ...  London, 28 March 2019     LanguageCert and Eaquals sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)     We are very proud to announce that LanguageCert has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Eaquals at the recent LanguageCert “Maximising your Opportunities” event in Dublin on 22nd March.   The LanguageCert portfolio of language...

When is the best age to start a foreign language?

Read more ...    All  researchers  agree that the earlier a child starts learning a second language, the better, for more reasons than  one.  Some researchers say that second language acquisition skills peak at or before the age of 6 or 7.  Others claim that this window extends through puberty.  But, they all agree that it’s much harder for a child beyond puberty to...

How young children learn English as another language

Read more ...    By Opal Dunn, educational consultant and author   Young children are natural language acquirers; they are self-motivated to pick up language without conscious learning, unlike adolescents and adults. They have the ability to imitate pronunciation and work out the rules for themselves. Any idea that learning to talk in English is difficult does not...

Teaching English to pre-school children

Read more ...Teaching English to pre-school children can be daunting for teachers new to this age group. Young children have shorter attention spans than older children and adults, and they’re still learning their mother tongue. But teaching these learners can be enormously rewarding once you’ve taken a few basic principles on board.   The importance of active...

Educational Leadership Association - Press Release

Read more ...    Την  Κυριακή  13.1.2019  στον  πολυχώρο  Impact  Hub  στην  Αθήνα  ο  φορέας  εla –  Educational  Leadership Association – πραγματοποίησε την πρώτη επίσημη παρουσίασή του στον χώρο της ξενόγλωσσης εκπαίδευσης.   Σε ένα όμορφο πρωινό, τα 22 ιδρυτικά μέλη του εla εξήγησαν πως αφορμή της δημιουργίας του φορέα υπήρξε...

Why take the ESB C2

Read more ...  With so many examinations on the market nowadays, we are frequently asked why students should choose the ESB C2 and the answer is simple – it is an examination written with the Greek market in mind which wholeheartedly focuses on what each and every student CAN do. But how can we persuade our students? Here are just a few reasons: The written...

Παράταση αιτήσεων του Προγράμματος Διδακτικής Ξένων Γλωσσών του ΕΚΠΑ για την επάρκεια

Read more ...  Για λόγους διευκόλυνσης των ενδιαφερομένων για την παρακολούθηση του Προγράμματος Διδακτικής των Ξένων Γλωσσών “ΠΡΟΧΩΡΩ” του Εθνικού και Καποδιστριακού Παν/μιου Αθηνών για την απόκτηση επάρκειας για τη διδασκαλία ξένης γλώσσας σε Κέντρα Ξένων Γλωσσών δίνεται παράταση υποβολής αιτήσεων του Β΄ Κύκλου έως 12/1/2019.   Όσοι...

The 10 Most Commonly Misspelled Words in the English Language

Read more ...According to the Oxford Dictionary (and anyone who has ever studied English as a second language), spelling is hard. And misspellings are not only common, but also awkward in professional contexts. When you receive an email or document with spelling errors, it's difficult to trust the person sending it. Spelling speaks to attention to detail as well as...

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