• 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
  • Many of you ask us which ELT qualification you should choose for the next step in your ELT career, the NILE's MA in Professional Development for Language Education (MAPDLE) or the Cambridge Delta.

    In this video, we look at the core components of the Cambridge Delta course and the MAPDLE.  The video is targeted towardsRead more...

    0 comments | 09 August 2019 | Courses | Carole Robinson
  • 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
  • We are delighted to announce, that after a successful pilot in December 2017, we have partnered with British Council to offer the Professional Award for Teacher Educators for the first time in the UK. The course is delivered by NILE, with all the expertise in trainers and training you’d expect from our 23 years in the field, and certificated (on successful completion) by British Council. This is a highly-respected award, recognised by the British Council as a certification of teacher training competence, and we are very pleased to be the first UK institution to offer the programme, from our centre in Norwich, beginning with the first course in July 2018.Read more...

    0 comments | 26 April 2018 | Courses | Thom Kiddle
  • We are pleased to announce the launch of a partnership with Bridge Mills Language Centre in Galway to provide NILE Teacher Development courses in their exceptional location on the west coast of Ireland. Following on from successful collaborations at conferences and in our online Delta programmes, NILE and Bridge Mills have decided to bring trainers together in the face-to-face training room for the first time in July 2018. Read more...

    0 comments | 23 April 2018 | Courses | Thom Kiddle
  • 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