• Ready for Take-Off? NILE’s first Power-Up Launch Pad event: 15 Ways to Motivate your Learners

    It’s the beginning of the school year for many of us. Are you looking for ways to motivate and inspire your students? If so, come along to our free online event on 17th September: Power-Up Launch Pad I. You’ll hear five NILE trainers giving their best hints for motivating language learners and answering your questions. This event is to celebrate the launch of some exciting new courses in our Power-Up series of online courses.Read more...

    0 comments | 15 August 2019 | Events | Johanna Stirling
  • This Thursday, NILE's Johanna Stirling invites you to the webinar Teaching English Spelling: routes less travelled as part of the Eaquals webinar series.Read more...

    0 comments | 23 July 2019 | Events | Hanna K Furre
  • Join Carole Anne Robinson for an interactive webinar based on her recent workshop at IATEFL in Liverpool Tuesday 21st May!

    Carole will be focussing on ways to help us become more aware ofRead more...

    0 comments | 03 May 2019 | Events | Hanna K. Furre
  • Eaquals Accredited Members The British School FVG in Trieste and NILE took advantage of the annual Eaquals conference in Madrid to sign a Memorandum of Understanding to work together on projects including teacher development, academic management, and research. The collaboration arose after discussions at Eaquals events over the past three years, and a mutual commitment to excellenceRead more...

    0 comments | 17 April 2019 | Events | Hanna K. Furre
  • We are delighted to announce that Power-Up: Drama Games in Language Teaching has won the prestigious English Speaking Union Language Award for 'Best Resource for Teachers' 2018!
    The ESU's biennial English Language Awards celebrate and reward the best in innovation and good practice in ELT, and the award ceremony took place in London on Tuesday 20 November.
    The award-winning 3-week NILE Online course is written and taught by David Farmer of Drama Resource, and after collecting the award he finds time toRead more...

    0 comments | 22 November 2018 | Courses and Events | Hanna K. Furre
  • As usual, NILE staff will travel to meet old and new colleagues around the world this spring.  Here's a quick round-up of where to find us over the coming months.

    Thom Kiddle, Dave Allan and Carole RobinsonRead more...

    0 comments | 21 April 2018 | Events | Hanna Furre
  • Read Maria Heron's thoughts on IATEFL 2018 in Brighton - not only CPD as we know it.

    Every year I look forward to what I enjoy most about IATEFL: talking to friends and colleagues from different corners of the world, attending presentations, having intimate meals with colleagues who I value and respect and going home with interesting thoughts and ideas. However, this year IATEFL was considerably more than that as I had the privilege to attend three very moving and thought provoking sessions.Read more...

    0 comments | 20 April 2018 | Events | Maria Heron
  • The busy summer period was hardly over before we embarked on the conference season.

    We have had a strong presence in South America this autumn, with Simon Smith, MA Programme Leader, at the Anglo Conference in Uruguay, Jamie Keddie presented for us and Macmillan at BrELT on the Road and in Uruguay, Laura Renart was the FAAPI conference in Argentina and Dave Allan did a tour of Brazil with Macmillan in October. As he came back, Maria HeronRead more...

    0 comments | 13 November 2017 | Events | Hanna Furre
  • NILE's MA in Professional Development for Langauge Education (MAPDLE) graduation ceremony was held on Monday 6th November at the Chichester Festival Theatre. We had a large cohort graduating this year, and we are proud to announce that out  of 31 candidates, 7 graduated withRead more...

    0 comments | 07 November 2017 | Courses and Events | Hanna Furre
  • In the first ever joint ETAS -NILE webinar, Susan Hillyard presents Drama as a Bridge to Literacy: how drama acts as the connection between reading, writing, listening, speaking and drama.

    This presentation explores drama, a polysemic discipline, as both a literacy itself and an effective resource for the teaching of multiple literacies. It argues that drama Read more...

    0 comments | 09 October 2017 | Events | Hanna Furre