English UK news
  • English UK Board elections - have your say in the future of your association and cast your vote
    27 April 2022

    We have 11 candidates for the seven available seats up for election in 2022. Who will you vote for?

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  • English UK's ELT Conference: supporting managers to support teachers
    26 April 2022

    Practical ideas for creating the best possible working environment and helping staff develop was the main theme of English UK's ELT conference managers' day, held in London and online last week.

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  • UK ELT in the news - concern over decline in international school groups
    25 April 2022

    Recent features in the Guardian, BBC South East Today and BBC Radio Sussex highlight concerns that post-Brexit passport requirements are discouraging international school group bookings - with a devastating impact on English language centres and tourist destinations across the country.

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  • English UK and UKVI discuss immigration issues
    14 April 2022

    An important strand of our campaigning is to create a more favourable immigration operating environment for our sector. 

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  • Supporting Ukrainian refugees in the UK: RefuAid's Kate Higgins explains how ELT centres can help
    13 April 2022

    We have been overwhelmed by the generous offers from English UK members keen to help Ukrainian refugees improve their English skills.  

    For many, the best way to do this will be through our partnership with RefuAid. RefuAid supports refugees and asylum seekers to continue their education or career with structured support and English classes, usually leading to IELTS or OET. Around a hundred English UK members have offered free courses to RefuAid clients since 2015, many of them on an ongoing basis.  

    This month, we spoke to RefuAid's Chief Operating Officer Kate Higgins about how the organisation is adapting its offer to meet the additional need.

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  • Take part in our survey about environmental action and sustainability in UK ELT
    7 April 2022

    Our first survey about protecting nature and our planet in open and are looking for as many responses as possible from UK ELT organisations to give us a detailed understanding of UK English language teaching and environmental action.

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  • English UK Board of Trustees: call for nominations for the 2022 elections
    4 April 2022

    Are you interested in standing for the English UK Board of Trustees?

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