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CLIL (Content and Language Integrated Learning): Expert Interview

CLIL (Content and Language Integrated Learning): Expert Interview

Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL): Definition.   First question: can you just tell me who you are and what you do? I’m Edward Russell and I’m the Head of Teacher Training at the English Language Centre in Brighton on the south-coast of England. And you teach on CLIL, what does that stand for? So CLIL is Content and Language Integrated Learning. This is a teacher training course for teachers of English and other subjects who might be transitioning from teaching in o... Read More
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Student Testimonial: Ateah from Saudi Arabia

Student Testimonial: Ateah from Saudi Arabia

Ateah came to ELC Brighton as an almost complete beginner and left at an advanced (C1) level. On his last day at ELC he comemnted about his experience.  "I have been living in Brighton for quite some time of my life. I lived all that details - sweet and bitter. Despite a lot of difficulties and hardships, I overcame them by the praise of Allah and they went like a glimpse of an eye. When I came to England, there was nothing in my linguistic possession. Although I brought some Engl... Read More
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Testimonial from Swiss French student, Isabel

Testimonial from Swiss French student, Isabel

Testimonial from Swiss French student, Isabel "Prenez votre courage à deux mains et osez partir à l’étranger apprendre une autre langue. C’est un choix que vous ne regretterez pas et vous vous en souviendrez toute votre vie. Je suis partie 6 mois à Eastbourne où j’ai vécu une expérience inoubliable. C'est une petite ville calme mais à la fois formidable. Il y a plein de petits bars, des discothèques, et un magnifiqu... Read More
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Testimonial from Swiss French student, Gwendoline

Testimonial from Swiss French student, Gwendoline

Testimonial from Gwendoline Mon séjour linguistique à Eastbourne se passe à merveille. J'aime beaucoup la ville qui est très jolie et plutôt calme. De plus il y a beaucoup d'autres endroits à visiter qui ne sont pas loin et très jolis. L'école est très chaleureuse, accueillante et attentive envers ses élèves. Les professeurs sont à la fois professionnels et très sympathiques ce qui motive à apprendre... 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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Sanad's experience in Brighton

Sanad's experience in Brighton

Our student Sanad Hemme, has this to say about his experience here as a student: "I can't believe that it's my last day in Brighton, especially at The English Language Centre (ELC Brighton)!  I had a bad impression about how British people deal with Arabic people before I came to the UK and it's completely not true. I found the people who work there to be like my family and I want to explain to my friends in my country how staff at ELC took care of me and every nationality.  For e... Read More
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Grettel's Brighton Experience

Grettel's Brighton Experience

"Then I had so many grey days that I got to like them." Grettel Tovar, one of our Colombian students, who was studying here at ELC for six months, had these very touching and inspiring words to say about her experience here in Brighton and at ELC: "It is incredible how one place that is not yours can become your home! This is my last day in Brighton and I am looking forward to going back to Colombia, but I feel nostalgia, because I have had such a wonderful time here. I have met incredible peopl... Read More
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Student Testimonial: German teacher

Student Testimonial: German teacher

  At ELC we train something like 300 teachers from all over the world every year on our courses for overseas teachers. We offer a wide variety of teachers courses that aim to provide teachers with new ideas and techniques that they can use back in their classrooms, as well as providing opportunties to develop their understanding of British culture and practise their English. We have been welcoming groups from Sachsen-Anhalt for many years and during a recent course we got the chance to ca... Read More
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SYP Student Testimonial: Ricardo from Colombia

SYP Student Testimonial: Ricardo from Colombia

Ricardo is from Colombia and began the Study Year Programme (SYP) in May 2013. He will leave us at the end of February 2014. He took the time to have a chat with us and we asked him about his motivation for coming to the UK for a long-term English language course. We asked him why he chose to study English in Eastbourne. Ricardo explained that he has been working hard in Colombia to support his family for over 20 years. After talking it over with his wife, he decided he would take a year out fro... Read More
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Student Testimonial: Allen

Student Testimonial: Allen

    Junfei Guo (“Allen”), aged 23 from China, took our Study Year Programme (SYP) for 10 months which enabled him to achieve a score of 8 in IELTS and a pass in his CAE exam. As well as including the cost of two external exams, the SYP has many benefits for long-term students like Allen. Allen had monthly academic progress meetings with his tutor and was able to switch between different general English and exam preparation courses during his stay. He has recen... Read More
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