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Ministerio de Educación lanza el Plan English in English para mejorar las habilidades lingüísticas de los docentes y estudiantes

lunes 17 de junio, 2019 El plan plantea implementarse a través de los estudiantes y con los mismos docentes. Para estos últimos, se consideran los Teachers Academy: en este espacio los profesores de colegios bilingües de todo el país comparten … Continue reading

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#FREE #Book! The Chilean National #English Test: The Years 2001 – 2014 #ASMSG #MondayBlogs #edchat #ell #efl #eslchat

Wow! 2015 is off to a fast start with so many things happening for me personally and professionally. I start the year off, appropriately, with a free book for my readership. But first, to catch up on the news, I … Continue reading

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The Quick Placement Exam for Teachers & Students of English in Chile since 2005

Amazon Author Page: Thomas Jerome Baker ** Cambridge English Placement Test chosen by the Chilean Government The Ministry of Education in Chile has selected the Cambridge English Placement Test to examine more than 7.000 teachers of English. Those who obtain … Continue reading

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Cambridge ESOL, the CEFR & ALTE Can Do Statements: How many hours of study to reach each level?

All Cambridge English exams are developed using the principles and approaches of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) – the standard benchmark used internationally to describe language ability. Describing levels of language ability The CEFR describes language … Continue reading

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Hockerill Anglo-European College: Record-breaking IB students

HOCKERILL Anglo-European College has celebrated another set of record-breaking International Baccalaureate (IB) results. Source: Herts and Essex Observer Is this real, or is it real? In 2011 Hockerill obtained 99% pass rate for the IB Diploma with an average point … Continue reading

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Wellington College: Outstanding Results in the IB Diploma

Outstanding results in the IB Diploma Source: Wellington College We are delighted with this year’s extraordinary IB results. In only its third year offering the Diploma, the average score achieved is 37.3 points (the equivalent at A level according to … Continue reading

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‘Gold’ for Wellington College’s first Middle Years Programme

‘Gold’ for Wellington College’s first Middle Years Programme Pioneering pupils score more than double the global average for international qualification Source: Wellington College A pioneering group of 16 year olds in England is celebrating world-beating results today in an alternative … Continue reading

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The Chilean National English Test

SIMCE Ingles 2010: The development of the Chilean National English Test in Chile coincides with my story, which is woven autobiographically into the larger story, a test which apparently resulted in only 11% of students able to achieve a passing … Continue reading

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2012 Cambridge ESOL IATEFL Scholarships: Apply Today!

The 2012 Cambridge ESOL IATEFL Scholarships – Application deadline 22 August 2011 05 July 2011 Teachers and researchers in the field of language assessment wanting to apply for a 2012 Cambridge ESOL IATEFL Scholarship must submit their entry by 22 … Continue reading

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Diploma in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (DELTA) recognized as equal to a Master’s degree by Ofqual

14 February 2011 Ofqual, the exams regulator of the UK government, has confirmed that Cambridge ESOL’s DELTA qualification for teachers is at the same level as a Master‘s degree or a professional diploma in the UK, Ireland and other European … Continue reading

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