Changes in the region’s educational policy and practices must be made more relevant to the demands of a modern labour force, said an industry expert.
“Life in the 21st Century is very different to life in the 20th Cent
GE Foundation, the philanthropic unit of GE, which focuses on education and the environment, has teamed up with the US educational organisation AmidEast, to offer professional training for English language teachers in the Mena region.
Saudi Arabia’s strategic education services company Tatweer has joined hands with top learning company Pearson to develop a new project aimed at developing the standard of English language providers in the kingdom.
Sue Anderson Consultants (SAC), education consultants and UK boarding school specialists, will tour Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar and Oman, offering free advice to parents about boarding schools and English language schools in the UK.
IDP: IELTS Australia, is a subsidiary of IDP Education and a leading international education organisation, has opened a testing centre for the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) in Riyadh.
IELTS Regional Manager for IDP:
Pearson, one of the world’s top learning companies, said it has signed a deal with Oman-based Gulf College to help enhance the English language skills of the university's students.
As per the agreement, both organizations will work tow
University of Cambridge Esol Examinations and New Zealand’s online English language testing provider Vital English have launched online preparation courses for the International English Language Testing System (IELTS).
The online courses a