Category Archives: EDUCATION

EDUCATION

http://englishc1.wordpress.com/2010/11/15/monday-november-15th-teachingamerican-education-system/ useful-expressions-for-talking-about-teaching2 Have a look at an interesting article on our EEOOII in The Guardian. The newspaper’s general section on education is really inspiring. Advertisements

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Kids think differently

Do you think they are right?

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Letters of request

​How  to write a request letter Sample request letters

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School racial segregation

Do you think racial school segregation is a thing of the past in the USA? Where would you expect it to happen? Do you think we segregate students in Spain with our dual schooling system (state schools vs charter schools)? … Continue reading

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Listenings on education

Here it is an interesting listening related to education. The British Council can also help a lot with your listening skills. It includes a really interesting one:  Ten Years without Books.

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Education: charter schools in the USA

Have you ever heard of charter schools? They’re controversial state-subsidised private schools. This is an interesting video about them. Despite taking a nonacademic approach it offers some sobering well-founded facts.

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Different people talk about education (listening)

Different people talk about EDUCATION. This is a similar task to the one you will come up with in the certificate exam. It lasts 7:35 minutes. Don’t you have eight minutes at the end of the day? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RFp0PbkxbAo&index=3&list=PLCF1dW6rNPXVg0_WFtNRtVegGLN0pzPja

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