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British children need to learn foreign languages

Posted on : June 16, 2018

Back in 2016 la Academia reported that The British Council surveyed 2,000 UK adults to measure attitudes towards learning foreign languages following Brexit. Conclusion? The respondents believed that it was more important than ever for Britons to learn foreign languages. …

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‘Football and English are the only truly global languages’ – Sir Bobby Charlton

Posted on : June 1, 2018

Manchester, the home of English football and where the Bobby Charlton Soccer Schools Academy (BSCCA) was founded by the 1966 World Cup winner Sir Bobby. BSSCA is still helping football-playing kids and teenagers from all around the world enjoy and …

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Japanese teacher, Gillian Hill

Posted on : March 22, 2018

How did you start to learn Japanese? I’m a native English speaker but lived in Japan for a few years in my twenties. I was sent to a small village in the mountains where no one had ever even seen …

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Positive thinking and language learning

Posted on : January 31, 2018

Recent research shows that positive thinking helps students solve maths problems. Researchers whose results were published in Psychological Science suggested “looking at students’ beliefs about a subject and their self-perceived abilities to provide another inroad to maximising learning.” Could negative …

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Spanish Teacher for children – Ines Enríquez

Posted on : January 25, 2018

Hello! My name is Inés Enríquez and I teach Spanish at La Academia. I teach Spanish to a wide range of ages, from 3 to 73! But my favourite group is the children. I really enjoy teaching Spanish in different …

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