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About International House Buenos Aires Teacher Training

At International House Buenos Aires Teacher Training we teach languages and train teachers. As part of the International House World Organisation (IHWO), one of the leading language providers worldwide, our goal is to promote excellence in language education. We provide high quality English & Spanish language instruction and internationally recognised teacher training courses, which aim to increase standards in teaching and learning in wider contexts.

How to get a good night’s sleep

Skills  Assignment Text One Ever since he retired, Edward dreads going to bed at night. He’s afraid that when he turns off his light, he will just lie there with his eyes open and his mind racing. “How can I break … Continue reading

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A Franbrow tribute from the CELTA trainees

Fran’s CELTA group gave this to her on the last day of her and Kate’s January course. Apparently there’s this thing she does with her eyebrows! But they still loved her!

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An overview of the CELTA Course (and how not to implode).

If you’re not sure what CELTA involves, then this account from our affiliate cousin IH Belfast is a very good guide… An overview of the CELTA Course (and how not to implode)..

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A Capitol CELTA…

Was great to hear today from one of our January 2014 alumni, who’s currently putting everything she learnt on her CELTA at IH Buenos Aires into practice… Dear Kate and Fran, It’s Jessica from the January 2014 CELTA class. I … Continue reading

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CELTA September 2014

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The Celta Survivors’ Club

CELTA – Cambridge English Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages This course provides speakers of English with initial training in teaching English as a foreign language, and leads to the internationally recognized qualification: the Cambridge CELTA (Certificate … Continue reading

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From BA to Oh Man! We’ll take good care of you…

Eric did the CELTA with us back in March this year.  Armed with his new teaching techniques and a head full of ideas and activities, he started applying for jobs around the world.  Here he updates us on his travels … Continue reading

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Considering doing a CELTA

Here are a couple of useful resources for those of you thinking about doing a CELTA but are still not quite sure what you’d be letting yourself in for… First up, is a very useful video from Cambridge English – … Continue reading

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From CELTA to Saudi…

Elizabeth did the CELTA with us here at International House Buenos Aires in February 2012. Here she writes about her experiences teaching in Saudi Arabia post-CELTA. Enjoy! For most of my first year, I was teaching as a classroom teacher … Continue reading

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From ladders to mountains – cutting Demand High down to size

Originally posted on A Muse Amuses:
This is a talk that I first did at the Macmillan Annual Conference at the Anglo on Saturday May 11th 2013.  I then repeated it as a workshop at International House in Buenos Aires…

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