Monday, 13 February 2012

Talking about learning and education

Here's a thought-provoking short film about the Steiner method of education:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3mBYu3x9IWo .

You can read more about the Steiner approach on Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waldorf_education .

How would you describe the way you learned at school? What are the most important qualities schools should foster and develop?

Sunday, 12 February 2012

USA says yes to IELTS

"Over 3,000 institutions and programs in the USA accept IELTS scores as proof of English language skills. Over 1.4 million people each year are now using IELTS to open doors throughout the English-speaking world and beyond.
 
For questions or concerns, you may contact IELTS in the USA:
 
IELTS International
825 Colorado Boulevard, Suite 201
Los Angeles, CA 90041
USA
Telephone:             323 255 2771      
Email:ielts@ieltsintl.org             "


http://www.ielts.org/ielts_in_the_usa.aspx