Much ink has been spilled regarding the perennial love affair that Greeks have with language certification. Our quest for acquiring certificates whether...

Language tests play a powerful role in many people’s lives, acting as gateways at important transitional moments in education, in employment and in moving from one country to another. Since language tests are devices for the institutional control of individuals, it is clearly important that they should be understood and subjected to scrutiny. Many...

  We are very excited to invite you to participate in the teachers’ development workshop “Implementing Socratic Seminars in the classroom”. Distinguished  teacher-trainer John Zola will facilitate the two full-day workshop at the International School of Athens on the 5th and 6th of May 2018.The Socratic Seminar is a text-based, student- led...

When we learn a language, there are four skills that we need for complete communication. When we learn our native language, we usually learn to listen first, then to speak, then to read, and finally to write. These are called the four ‘language skills’:In traditional teaching the emphasis tends to be on the students doing reading and writing, probably...

 Across the globe, people are firmly back in the working groove after all the fun, relaxation and overindulgence of the holiday season. This year, some workers are going to have a far longer shift than others. According to the OECD, Mexicans work the most hours out of any country with 2,246 on average. That's 467 more than an average American worker and...

 Το Cambridge English διοργανώνει  σεμινάρια για καθηγητές σε διάφορες πόλεις σε όλη την Ελλάδα.  Οι ακαδημαϊκοί σύμβουλοι του εξεταστικού φορέα θα μοιραστούν μαζί σας χρήσιμες πληροφορίες και συμβουλές για τη διδασκαλία και την προετοιμασία των μαθητών για τις εξετάσεις.Τα σεμινάρια που έχουν προγραμματιστεί για το 2018, έως τώρα:   26/1/2018 –...

  As the world’s English experts, we are passionate about the English language! This year we are delighted to announce the introduction of three new benefits to support school owners, teachers, candidates and their parents who choose the British Council for their Cambridge English exams. Our Future City competition for learners and teachers of...

 

 

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March 2018

March's issue is dedicated to the skeleton of any language, grammar. Our contributors explore the art of teaching grammar and try to investigate if learners actually need grammar and if so what...

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