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 ELC Brighton and Eastbourne School of English – re-brand

ELC Brighton and Eastbourne School of English – re-brand

Exciting news from ELC Brighton and Eastbourne School of English Following the merger of Eastbourne School of English with The English Language Centre in Brighton in 2010, we have been working very closely together as one organisation with a combined experience of more than 130 years. We feel the time is now right to move to 1 common brand with 1 logo and 1 brochure to ensure greater clarity about the relationship of the 2 schools which are run by the educational charity The English Language Cen... Read More
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New website for Eastbourne School of English & ELC Brighton

New website for Eastbourne School of English & ELC Brighton

While we have been celebrating ELC Eastbourne's (formerly Eastbourne School of English) 80th birthday with a 1930s themed party, we have also been working hard on the new ELC website which has just gone live and shows we are not resting on our laurels! The new site has a fresh design and much greater functionality including features such as Live Chat and an advanced bookings system. It also reinforces the link with our partner school ELC Brighton which also has a new site – you may notice ... Read More
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Eastbourne School of English 80th birthday celebrations!

Eastbourne School of English 80th birthday celebrations!

On Saturday 30 April 2016, Eastbourne School of English had a party to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the founding of the school. Staff and students from the school welcomed the Worshipful the Mayor of Eastbourne, Councillor Janet Coles, the Member of Parliament for Eastbourne, Caroline Ansell, host families, friends, local partners, members of the board and management of The English Language Centre and former staff. The school was established in the summer of 1936 by Miss Frances B... Read More
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Eastbourne School of English is a Centre of Excellence

Eastbourne School of English is a Centre of Excellence

        Eastbourne School of English is accredited by the British Council for the teaching of English as a foreign language. To obtain accreditation, the school must be inspected regularly and meet very strict criteria. The British Council last inspected and accredited Eastbourne School of English in June 2015. ESOE achieved 8 overall areas of strength, well above the average for BC schools of 3.6. You can read the full report here.  Ac... Read More
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Red Nose Day 2015!

Red Nose Day 2015!

As ELC is itself a charity, we jumped at the chance to get everyone in the school involved in raising some money for Comic Relief, a British charity funded in 1985 in response to famine in Ethiopia. The charity states that its aim is to "bring about positive and lasting change in the lives of poor and disadvantaged people, which we believe requires investing in work that addresses people's immediate needs as well as tackling the root causes of poverty and injustice" - Wikipedia Red Nose Day... Read More
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ESOE hosts the TEN Admin Conference

ESOE hosts the TEN Admin Conference

This year the annual TEN Administration Conference was held at Eastbourne School of English. Administration staff from each of the The English Network (TEN) Schools gathered together for a weekend of information and exchanging ideas. Friday night was a relaxed evening at a local restaurant with a meal, drinks and a magician! This was a great opportunity to catch up with everyone and meet new members of staff who were not at previous conferences. Those who tired after their journey to Eastbourne ... Read More
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We saved 32 trees in 2013

We saved 32 trees in 2013

ESOE has won an award for its recycling efforts! Recycling has become one of the most important issues in terms of the sustainability of our planet and its resources. It is estimated that 3-6 billion trees are cut down each year, this is not great given trees produce the oxygen that we breathe! At ESOE we are cutting the use of paper year by year and recycling everything we can to try and minimise our impact on the environment. All the paper that we do use is recycled as well as glass, bottles, ... Read More
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Finnish group testimonial

Finnish group testimonial

Last week at Eastbourne School of English we hosted a group from Vantaa in Finland, they studied on a General English course for a week and the group was led by Elina who is the principal at the local adult education centre in Vantaa. Elina explained that the main motive for their visit was so that students could immerse themselves in the British culture and have the opportunity to really leave their comfort zones and gain invaluable experience of communicating in English on a daily basis. Overa... Read More
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Eastbourne School Of English/Graham Smith Scholarship

Eastbourne School Of English/Graham Smith Scholarship

Eastbourne School of English would like to announce that it has set up a new scholarship as a tribute to much-loved teacher Graham Smith who sadly and unexpectedly passed away in July 2013. Graham joined ESOE in 1988 and was a passionate teacher and teacher-trainer who inspired thousands of students during his 25 year career at ESOE. As he was a strong believer in teacher development, the aim of the scholarship is to enable a teacher from a disadvantaged background who i... Read More
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