In the Staffroom: With Spanish Language Senorita Miryam

In the Staffroom: With Spanish Language Senorita Miryam

Spanish language lessons are still creeping up on French and German as the most wanted amongst UK language learners. A fact that hasn’t gone unnoticed by Miryam, who teaches Catalan and Spanish to many of our amazing students. She recently found time to join us for...
How To Use Repetition for Learning a Foreign Language

How To Use Repetition for Learning a Foreign Language

It’s not just unfounded theory. It’s actual science that learning a foreign language is achieved so much more quickly and effectively when repetition teaching methods are used. Repeat Day is celebrated on 3rd June every year. So, it’s a befitting day to take a look at...
The Cheeky Curveballs Learning French Throws

The Cheeky Curveballs Learning French Throws

My friend Ellie and her family have been learning French ‘on the hoof’ since they relocated to the French countryside three years ago. You might recall another story I told about them recently. She was lagging way behind her 7 year old son in the correct use of French...
Learning to Speak Spanish Is Easier with Great Teachers

Learning to Speak Spanish Is Easier with Great Teachers

Learning to speak Spanish is an in-demand skill amongst our students of all ages. The Spanish language is spoken widely in Europe and South America. It’s unsurprising that learning to speak Spanish is important for business and for leisure. Running a busy language...
Modern Foreign Languages GCSEs Making the Grade

Modern Foreign Languages GCSEs Making the Grade

“Languages underpin our relationships with other countries. They are vital to the UK’s future prosperity, security, and global influence and they are important to pupils because they open doors to new people, places, and cultures.” Vicky Gough, the British Council’s...