English UK news
  • Learn how to avoid the classroom "kiss of death" at the English UK Teachers' Conference
    31 October 2016

    For ELT author Ken Wilson, getting the classroom experience right for students is key to good teaching.

    So his closing talk at the English UK Teachers' Conference 2016 will include ideas on how to do just that, linked to memorable quotations from people as diverse as Einstein and Mark Twain with some practical exercises as well.

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  • Britons recognise contributions of international students
    29 October 2016

    Those of us lucky enough to work with international students have long known the important contributions they make to society, now a poll confirms the British public agree.

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  • Nine scholarships to be won by Spanish speaking Latin American students
    28 October 2016

    As part of the Shakespeare Lives campaign, we are marking the 400th anniversary since Shakespeare's death with a scholarship competition in Spanish speaking Latin America.

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  • Falling in love with Scotland and the North of England
    27 October 2016

    What do the school that inspired Hogwarts, the UK's oldest seaside resort and a cathedral by the architect who designed England's iconic red telephone boxes have in common?

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  • English as a Lingua Franca and teaching practice and principles at the English UK Teachers' Conference
    26 October 2016

    Prepare to be challenged in the opening session of the English UK Teachers' Conference as speaker Laura Patsko gets delegates thinking about their own practice - and unseen barriers to changing it.

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  • ELTons 2017: submit your application to recognise innovation in ELT
    24 October 2016

    Have you produced an innovative and functional ELT product or service in the last two years?

    Apply for the ELTons - international awards that recognise and celebrate innovation in the field of English language teaching - by Friday 4 November 2016.

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  • Opportunity: Trade mission to Brazil
    19 October 2016

    The Department for International Trade (DIT) is leading a UK trade mission focussing on English language training opportunities to coincide with English Week events taking place in Brazil.

    Apply by 25 October

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  • English UK member part of first Cambridge English CELT-S programme in China
    19 October 2016

    English UK member International House London has completed the first Cambridge English CELT-S programme to run in China with partners in the country.

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  • Opportunity: Department for International Trade Education team seeks ELT specialist
    18 October 2016

    The Education team at the Department for International Trade (formerly UKTI Education) is seeking to recruit a secondee from the UK ELT sector, initially for one year.

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  • Oxford International holds agents' days in Russia and Central Asia
    10 October 2016

    The autumn is one of the busiest times for the marketing teams at English UK member centres as they travel all over the world to promote studying in the UK.

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