Category "SLB News, Events & Campaigns"

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SLB Validate TEFL Iberia’s Teacher-Training Course

Last week we confirmed our validation of TEFL Iberia’s 160-hour initial training programme for candidates seeking to become teachers of English as a foreign language. The course, based in Barcelona at the plush premises of Languages for Life, was found […]

Bottoms Up: An SLB Training Session, Oct 31st 2015 Barcelona

Image by Tom Koerner, USFWS Mountain-Prairie (2nd Place – Bottoms Up!) [CC BY 2.0 (//], via Wikimedia Commons Neil McMillan writes about the teacher-training session he’ll be delivering on Listening Skills on October 31st, 2015 in Barcelona Bottoms Up! And […]

Serveis Lingüístics Barcelona making moves…

The lack of posts on the Serveis Lingüístics de Barcelona blog recently has not meant a lack of SLB activity! Here’s a quick résumé of what our cooperative has been up to recently. 1. We moved out of two of our […]

A short interview with Geoff Jordan

As another preview of SLB´s forthcoming teacher-training clinic with Geoff Jordan on Saturday 21st February (for which spaces are very limited – act fast if you want in!), the man himself agreed to a short interview. Simple as that. So […]

SLB Info Session & Teacher-Training Clinic with Geoff Jordan

We would like to invite you to two events being held on Saturday, February 21st in Barcelona: an info session about our cooperative from 11.00-12.30, and a special teacher-training workshop with Geoff Jordan from 12.30-14.00. The venue is Coworking Domènech at […]

Why I joined the Cooperativa de Serveis Lingüístics de Barcelona

Laura Hesse is a teacher specialised in business English, job interview preparation and preparation for official exams. She lives and works in Barcelona, and has over ten years’ experience in education. In this post she talks about her reasons for becoming a […]

International TEFL Survey

Are Non-Native Speaker Teachers Discriminated Against?  Cooperativa de Serveis Lingüístics de Barcelona’s 2014  international TEFL survey finds that there is a significant disparity in pay between similarly qualified non-native speaker teachers and their native speaking counterparts.   This is part […]