A new report from IALC compares the current and future demand for nine foreign languages: Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish.
"Trends in the Demand for Foreign Languages" also...
The English Language Teaching (ELT) industry, although an often overlooked sector, clocks some powerful statistics. Approximately 650,000 international students studied English as a foreign language in the United Kingdom at more...
With more and more students wanting to study English and volunteer at the same time, Good Hope Studies (GHS) in South Africa offers the opportunity to combine an English language course in the morning with a volunteer placement in...
In 2016, Good Hope Studies adds seven new projects to its comprehensive volunteer programme:
- Assist Women w. Special Needs
- Cape Nature Conservation
- Safe Haven
- Surfing Smiles
- Save the Seabirds
- Scuba Diving with...
"I was reading an article in the EL Gazette recently which claimed that Bristol was the city with the highest ratio of Centres of Excellence (according to the British Council's inspection reports), with 50% of its schools...
Bernhard Roters is director of CLIC Seville and Cadiz. CLIC offers a wide variety of Spanish courses including Spanish intensive, Dele exam preparation, customized courses for juniors and seniors, internships, private classes and...
This month we talk to Andrew Lennox, President of Glasgow School of English. Global School of English-Edinburgh. Hamilton School of English-Edinburgh. The schools specialise in providing English language courses for overseas...
This month we meet Frederique Di Tullio, Director and Owner of French language school Lyon Bleu International. The school offers a wide range of French courses in Lyon year-round for all levels. French language programmes have...
Highlight of the 2015 IALC Workshop Seminar Programme was the Industry Panel Debate on the State of the Language Travel Industry: Growth or Maturity?
Moderated by Jean-Marc Alberola, President of Bridge, the panel comprised...
Andreas Laimboeck is School Manager & Owner of Chinese language centre LTL Mandarin School in Beijing. The school offers a home away from home in China for students, and immersion into a Chinese language environment through its...
In a recent interview with ICEF Monitor, Jan Capper, executive director of IALC, explained the main reasons for learning languages other than English and gave study abroad agents some tips on how to market these languages. ...
Ellyn Levine is President and Founder of English Language Center. This American language school has three centres located in Los Angeles, Boston and Santa Barbara. ELC specializes in high quality English courses for adults,...
Laura Ehrenmann is now marketing assistant at alpha.b Institut Linguistique in Nice.
Laura is Swiss and speaks French, English and German. She studied on a long-term French programme at alpha.b Nice seven years ago before doing...
This month we talk to Anna Diaz, Director of French language school IS Aix-en-Provence. The schools specialises in quality French courses for mature and adult international students. IS Aix-en-Provence offers tuition for small...
This month, we talk with Andreas Carrion Urban, Head of the Marketing Department with Escuela de Idiomas Nerja. Located on the Southern coast of Spain, the school specialises in Spanish Intensive courses and cultural activities...
This month, we talk with Caroline Gear, Director of American language school: the International Language Institute Massachusetts.
Q. What’s does your school specialise in?
The International Language Institute of Massachusetts...
This month, we talk to Helen Cox, Director of the SACE Colleges. SACE Colleges are located in 3 unique Australian locations: Adelaide (Gateway to the Outback), Hobart Tasmania and Airlie Beach Whitsundays (adjacent to the Great...
This month, we speak with Richard Gorst, Business Manager at St Clare�s Oxford.
St. Clare�s is unique in so many ways. It is an educational charity now celebrating its 60th Anniversary; it occupies 28 large buildings in North...
Earlier this month, we spoke to Ian Hayden who joined Mandarin House as Business Development Manager in September 2013. Ian tells us about his experience and projects for the school.
Q. Hello Ian, you come from the UK. What...
About BEET Language Centre BEET was established in 1979 and is a friendly, family-run school with a separate teacher training centre in Bournemouth. The school welcomes an average of 200 students, 17 to 35+ years old from...