The 2nd Foreign Languages Spring Forum was held in Thessaloniki and Athens late last April. The Grand Hotel Palace in Thessaloniki and the Hilton Hotel in Athens, with their excellent facilities, hosted the events. The Forum, which was organised by ELT NEWS, attracted language teachers and school owners, who came not only from the greater Athens and...

To teach all students according to today’s standards, teachers need to understand subject matter deeply and flexibly so they can help students create useful cognitive maps, relate one idea to another, and address misconceptions. Teachers need to see how ideas connect across fields and to everyday life. This kind of understanding provides a...

‘ELT - the what and the how’ 9th-10th March 2013 Pleasant weather, an excellent venue, edifying and entertaining presentations, good facilities and a warm, friendly atmosphere – all of this and more characterised the TESOL Macedonia-Thrace, Northern Greece 20th Annual Convention. The American College of Thessaloniki hosted...

Representatives from ETUCE member organisations and staff from the ETUCE Secretariat joined the ETUC rally “Together for a better future: No to austerity! Yes to jobs for young people!” On 14 March 2013, 15,000 trade unionists from all over Europe gathered in Brussels to unite their voices in support of youth employment. The Rally took...

Investment in education fell in eight out of 25 Member States assessed as part of a European Commission study on the impact of the crisis on education budgets since 2010. Cuts of more than 5% were imposed in Greece, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania and Portugal, while Estonia, Poland, Spain and the UK (Scotland) saw decreases of 1 to 5%. However, five...

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