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English UK Newsflash March 2014
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UK visas & immigration news

Protecting your HTS status/Tier 4 licence / Credibility interviews / New immigration rules / Changes to Visa Application Centres in: Egypt; Libya; Lebanon; Jordan; Russia / Clarification from the Home Office about ETS suspension.

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StudyWorld London 2014 - take the work out of networking

 

At StudyWorld London, you will meet the education professionals who'll help your business grow.

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Regional breakdown of the value of the ELT industry in the UK for 2012

In many areas of the UK, language teaching is an economically-crucial yet invisible export industry. We therefore have compiled a report as a best estimate of the value of students to the UK's towns, cities, counties and nations, to be used in English UK members' campaigns, and as a useful resource for MPs, councillors, and journalists.

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English UK training days

 

The Professional Services team continue to run a diverse programme of training days. Here is a quick overview of the training days we will be running from now until June. 

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Save the date - English UK Student Experience Conference Friday 26 September

The English UK Student Experience Conference, originally scheduled for 8 April 2014, will now take place in Sheffield on Friday 26 September 2014. This conference is suitable for all administrative and welfare staff, accommodation staff and social programme organisers.

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Disasters, demographics and directors of studies

 

Lessons learned from management disasters, the effect of demographic trends throughout the world and research into why teachers can be resistant to learning were just three of the varied sessions at this year's Management Conference.

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New International team members

We are pleased to introduce you to Julia Grossbichler and Jana Eisenbock, our new International Assistants. Both will be with English UK until the beginning of September and will assist the team with the organisation of StudyWorld, the English UK Fairs and inward missions.

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English Language teachers get to work on their Action Research projects

Six EL teachers have embarked upon their pioneering action research projects, supported by English UK and Cambridge English Language Assessment.

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English UK's newest Partner Agencies

 

Since February, three more agencies have successfully completed the steps to become recognised as English UK Partner Agencies. Find out who they are.

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Partner Agency interview - Mayumi Morimoto from Spain

 

Mayumi Morimoto started Timpany Language Courses in Spain a decade ago. Find out more about them and how becoming a partner agency has benefited the company.

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Act now for the chance to host funded Italian school students this year

Thousands of Italian students and hundreds of Italian state schools will need to find English courses in the UK for their students in the summer and autumn of this year. The Italian government has expanded a scheme it last ran in 2012 to send students in their third, fourth and fifth year of secondary education on courses in any European language.

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News from Corporate members

 

To find out more about the corporate members featured this month, click on the link below. The corporate members featured are Home from Home Student Services, Britannia Student Services, Endsleigh Insurance Services, Cambridge English Language Assessment, Pay To Study, UCLan Examination Board and Global Education Management.

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Summer Study in the UK Campaign – British Council Japan

 

In response to the growing demand in Japan for 1 week – 3 month short-term summer programmes in English speaking countries, British Council Japan are launching a campaign in collaboration with the British Embassy, Visit Britain, Virgin Atlantic and British Council trained study abroad agents in Japan to position the UK as the first choice for students considering this option.

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ELTons 2014 – nominees announced

 

The British Council have announced their shortlist for this year's ELTons Awards – the only international awards that recognise and celebrate innovation in the field of English language teaching.

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Announcing ETp Live! Practical ideas to improve your teaching practice

Taking place on Saturday 21 June, ETp Live! is one-day conference packed full of practical ideas to improve your teaching practice, focusing on the practical aspects of English language teaching.

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