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External Events

Here's where you can find the upcoming and ongoing events of our Partners and Associate Members.

15th Annual Cambridge English Spring Seminar – 18 - 19 May 2019 in Horgen, ZH

"Your Digital Tool Box... practical tools & apps for your Cambridge English Exam Teaching" – The topic of the Annual Spring Seminar 2019 will be looking into digital tools that you can use in your exam preparation classes. We will be working with tools that are practical, user-friendly and that will give you confidence to work with technology in your classroom.

In the section below, you can see some of the past events our partners have organised.

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English Language Teaching Online Conference - 1st-2nd March - Web conference

What if every teacher around the world could attend the same event?

ELTOC (English Language Teaching Online Conference) brings together English teaching professionals from around the world for 2 days.

On 1st-2nd March 2019, you and your colleagues will be a click away from leading experts in Assessment, English Medium Instruction, Special Educational Needs, and Wellbeing…for free.

British Council: Student's writing and speaking skills - Bern, 16 December

On Saturday 16 December 2018 the BRITISH COUNCIL invites you to a free teacher training workshop in Bern, focused on how to prepare your students for an evaluation of their speaking and writing skills. The workshop will be of great interest to teachers preparing students for IELTS but equally exciting even if your students learn English without an exam in mind. 

30 November - Lucerne - Best Preparation for Computer-based Cambridge English Exams

Register now for the free teacher workshop in Lucerne on "Best Preparation for Computer-based Cambridge English Exams".

The workshop will aim to show teachers the advantages of computer-based testing. There will be computers available so that participants will be able to get “hands-on” experience and preparation resources with and for the computer-based (CB) exams.

The presenters will also speak about Testbank which is a Cambridge University Press product and gives students multiple opportunities to practice for the CB exams in practice or test mode.

23 November - St Gallen - Best Preparation for Computer-based Cambridge English Exams

Register now for the free teacher workshop in St. Gallen on "Best Preparation for Computer-based Cambridge English Exams".

The workshop will aim to show teachers the advantages of computer-based testing. There will be computers available so that participants will be able to get “hands-on” experience and preparation resources with and for the computer-based (CB) exams.

The presenters will also speak about Testbank which is a Cambridge University Press product and gives students multiple opportunities to practice for the CB exams in practice or test mode.

9-10 November - Bern - Cambridge English introductory seminar SEK I (for Schools Exams)

The Cambridge Introductory Seminar is designed to introduce teachers and principals as effectively as possible to the Cambridge English Examinations and their preparation in combination with Lehrplan 21 in one or two days. The aim of this introductory seminar is that the school and the teachers have the necessary knowledge to successfully prepare their students within the school structure for the Cambridge English exam.

British Council IELTS training day, 6 October 2018 in Bern

This British Council IELTS training day has four workshops. Each workshop focuses on teaching techniques for one of the four main skills in the academic version of IELTS to help students achieve high score bands. The workshops will be practical and concentrate specifically on skills acquisition, rather than a description of exam content, and will give participants tools for integrating exam preparation elements in their English lessons