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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...

Foreign languages inspire!

Read more ...By Areti D. Boukas, English Language Teacher- National & Kapodistrian University of Athens   A foreign language institution should not only aim at certificates. The real purpose of learning a foreign language should be the quality of learning, the cultivation of creativity, the sharpening of critical thinking as well as the development of...

English Language Games for the Classroom

Read more ...By Jet Hiensch, Portugal Jet Hiensch, Dutch teacher of English as a foreign language, living in Portugal, develops English language games for in the classroom. All her games are focused on the oral skills. Her slogan is: Let’s get those kids talking in English and... that’s what they do. Website: www.englishlanguagegames.net - Email...

The 2018 ELTons Innovation Awards

Read more ...The ELTons Innovation Awards, now in their 16th year, are the international awards that recognise and celebrate innovation in English language teaching (ELT). The awards recognise innovative educational products, publications, apps and projects meeting high standards of excellence in innovation and supporting English language learners and teachers achieve...

Should we focus on teaching or content?

Read more ...We live in an era where everything (almost) is instant. Social media, the internet and technology in general has made us seek for instant approval, instant satisfaction and instant everything. If you want to buy something you go to Amazon or Skroutz and in a few clicks your order is processed. If you want instant approval you upload a photo on one of the...

Eight Greek Universities Among World’s Best

Read more ...  Eight Greek universities are ranked in the World Academic Ranking List for 2019, assessed by one of the most prestigious ranking systems, the Times Higher Education World University Rankings (THE). Of the eight Greek institutions, the University of Crete holds first place, and this year the Democritus University of Thrace is included for the first...

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