Our Blog- November 2015

New Classrooms #Greenwich2015

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Our school in Greenwich has always been very impressive looking since the company spent over 1.5 million pounds turning it into a state of the art modern building 5 years ago. However, Oxford International English schools never like to rest on their laurels and this week we are celebrating our latest striking upgrade. Our design…

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A Survival guide to slang

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One of the most important reasons (perhaps THE most important reason) students come to the UK to study is to come into contact with real English – that is spoken by the people who live here. At Oxford International English in Central London we are in a perfect position to see our students meet all…

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NEW IMPROVED IDIOMS : HOT OFF THE PRESS

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Once again read what Robin Summers, our Teacher Trainer has to say on the English Language. Actually it’s important to know that this kind of language that is introduced and practised in our classes. The classes at Oxford International English are more than what you might have learned in school or from a book, but…

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Jack the Ripper tour

Jack the Ripper Tour

As the winter nights draw in, at Oxford International Greenwich this month we have been celebrating the darker side of London’s history. Earlier this month I took students on a night time ‘Jack the Ripper’ Tour. Today, the East End of London is one of the more fashionable and expensive parts of the city –…

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HERE IS WHAT’S GOING ON AT OXFORD INTERNATIONAL ENGLISH! #NOVEMBER 2015

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What’s new? St Dunstan’s Homestay Summer School with pick and drop service: Ages 10-15 17th July – 14th August South East London (20 minutes by train to Charing Cross) Families drop students off at school and collect them in the evening daily Hot Lunches on campus & two evening meals per week on campus Excellent facilities including swimming pool…

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Pubs

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Pubs in the classroom and out (and you never know when you’re going to learn some English). Some ideas from Robin Summers, one of the Teacher Trainers at Oxford International English London Central. Pubs break the rules for using articles because we use a lot of fixed expressions to talk about going to them. Where…

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Ever thought about teaching English abroad? – TEFL qualification.

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Ever thought about teaching English abroad? Taking one of our short courses is all you need to get started on a fun, culturally rewarding experience, travelling and teaching in almost any country in the world. This is the main reason why career changers, retirees, university leavers and even school leavers all across the UK choose…

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Social Programme #OXFORDINTERNATIONAL OXFORD

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At Oxford International Oxford we are always trying to improve our social programme so with our bi-weekly student rep meetings, we can deliver exactly what our students want.  Something Oxford International Oxford students requested in the rep meeting was to have talks on each other’s countries. So far we have had talks on Japan, with Yuko…

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HELLO FROM OXFORD INTERNATIONAL ENGLISH!

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WHAT’S NEW? High Level Group Courses Business & Finance University Preparation Vocational Group Courses (London only) Catering Work Experience Fashion & English Tour extensions Historical England Edinburgh & Scotland Europe Here at Oxford International English we are never afraid to be innovative in response to market demand. Over the last few months we have been…

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Why Oxford International English Greenwich  

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The Royal Borough of Greenwich is the iconic town of maritime history bordering the River Thames. The town centre is built in accordance with Victorian & Georgian architecture and is host to international visitors everyday. Home to the Royal Observatory, ongoing 14th century Greenwich Market and Greenwich Foot Tunnel,  the old history town has been…

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