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We try very hard to justify your experience on our website! Student Ratings and Reviews are important because: Students are drawn to concise, terse information. You can use your rating as a marketing tool. If a three-star school jumps up to a three and a half-star school, the revenue would increase by about 5 percent! The number #1 website in the world for reviews and ratings of language schools and educational institutions. More than 500’000 ratings and reviews.

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Corona Virus – Covid-19 Language Schools Update for Ireland

Reopening 10th August 2020 Re-opening Date Update: The Irish Government has published a road-map document which outlines the plan to lift restrictions and the key dates to re-open Ireland’s economy in a phased manner. The phases of the plan will be introduced in a slow, gradual, step-wise manner over 5 phases with 3 weeks between each phase, starting May 18th 2020. Schools and colleges are included within phase 5 of this plan, phase 5 is due to commence on 10th August 2020. ICOS knows that there is a lot of uncertainty and concerns in relation…

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Free Online English Test

Take a free English test online. English language level test with no obligation to do a course. The test result will give you a general idea of your level – it is a grammar test only and does not test your speaking, listening or writing skills. The result will help you plan your studies. For example it will give you a pretty good idea of how many weeks you need to study if you need a certain IELTS score. It can also help you decide which Cambridge exam is the…

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Your reviews will be found!

Our site works in 15 languages. The keyword “reviews” with your school name will be found on Google. Meaningful input from students is essential for improving courses and schools.  Best practices for responding to online student reviews Be sincere and thank the reviewer. Responding to negative and positive reviews is very important Be timely. Respond within 48 hours for the greatest impact. Tell the student you will share their feedback with your staff, director of studies or your team.

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Best Language School in China 2019

LTL Mandarin School in Shanghai, China Shanghai, December 22, 2019 “2019 has been a hugely successful year for us at LTL Mandarin School, so to receive this recognition from our students is hugely significant, and caps off quite a stunning year for us. Ultimately our students matter more than anything else, so the fact they continue to come back in their droves and leave us such wonderful words speaks volumes for what we offer as a school, and how our team work so tightly together. It’s this tight-knit nature we…

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Kaplan’s Language Business Rebrands to Kaplan International Languages

2 Sept 2019, London — Kaplan, the global education company, has announced that its language travel business, Kapan International English, has been renamed as Kaplan International Languages to reflect the growing number of languages it offers courses in. With Kaplan’s recent acquisition of Alpadia Language Schools, Kaplan has added French and German to its comprehensive portfolio of English language courses. Kaplan has also agreed a strategic partnership with leading language school Enforex to offer Spanish language courses. In addition to its 36 English language schools in the US, UK, Ireland,…

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Kaplan International Acquires Europe’s Largest Language Agency

July 18, London: Kaplan, the global education company, has acquired Heverald, the Switzerland-based owner of ESL Education, Europe’s largest language travel agency, and Alpadia, the chain of German and French language schools and junior summer camps. The financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The agreement was signed by David Fougere, Chief Operating Officer of Kaplan International English, and Patrick Siegenthaler and Alain Vadi, Co-owners of Heverald on July 11 in Geneva, Switzerland. As part of the deal, ESL Education will maintain its long-established brand and will continue to operate…

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