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

09-11-2017 Hits:562 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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The British Council hopes its English teacher training programme in North Korea will continue, despite growing tensions in the region, Irena Barker reports.

Thai candidates wanting to work as teachers in rural areas have taken to social media to decry the English language levels demanded by the government, Melanie Butler reports.

July 2017

IB or not IB?

Many university admissions officers see the International Baccalaureate as more effective at nurturing students’ global outlook and open-mindedness, a survey reveals.

The World Taekwondo Federation caused much amusement over the weekend after announcing it was to change its name because of the ‘negative connotations’ of its acronym. It will now be known as the somewhat snappier World Taekwondo, Melanie Butler writes.

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