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Is veteran school chain Bell English turning its back on UK EFL?

09-11-2017 Hits:563 News Melanie Butler  - avatar Melanie Butler

The operating company Bell English is abandoning plans to increase its number of language schools in the UK, citing ‘a significant shift towards in-country English-language tuition’ and away from language...

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GRAPH AUSTRALIA FINAL

Last year was the ‘largest ever recorded’ for the ELT industry in Australia, English Australia figures reveal. While student numbers have registered just a modest two per cent growth, student weeks are increasing, with students spending on average one week longer Down Under than in 2015.

 

Teach an adult a foreign language and content simultaneously, and they’ll learn very little in either, research suggests.

A plan to speed up the marking of the Ielts writing paper by moving it online could lower standards and mean markers do more work for less money, examiners have warned.

The Cameroon government has banned a popular English-language television station amid ongoing protests from the country’s Anglophone community. 

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