Category Archives: Group courses


Nadia Zammal, Groups and Social Organiser, Excel English

Nadia Zammal, Groups and Social Organiser, Excel English

Seven important elements of successful group stays

We asked our Social & Groups Organiser, “What makes a successful group successful?”– Here’s what she had to say: Read more

Organising successful group study tours

Study Tours are a fantastic way for young learners to experience another culture, develop language skills and most of all have a lot of fun. Here at Phoenix Academy we have been hosting Study Tour groups for over 20 years. To help the organisation process go as effortlessly as possible here is some advice about things to consider: Read more

Brenda Nyathi, Homestay & Groups Manager, Good Hope Studies

Brenda Nyathi, Homestay & Groups Manager, Good Hope Studies

Sending groups to language schools requires strategic planning

Group bookings are a treat for any Language school to receive and there is no doubt that the students traveling will have many expectations of what they will experience in a foreign land.

Good Hope Studies has been privileged to receive many groups and when a group chooses to visit your city or your school a great sense of pride takes over you and a feeling that the school is being recognized for past performance and organizational skills. Read more

Jon Burton, Principal, Hilderstone College

Jon Burton, Principal, Hilderstone College

The 6 secrets to a successful group stay

It doesn’t matter whether it’s a school group, employees from a company, students from a university or members of a club or association, there are six key aspects which can really make a difference to a group stay at a language school. Read more

Learn Spanish in Chile with Bridge

Learn Spanish in Chile with Bridge

Sending groups to language schools

What better way to learn a new language than immersing yourself in a country? You will not only learn a new language but also have an amazing experience, discover a new culture and open your mind to other points of view.

Nowadays, many universities or companies understand the richness of learning a language in another country and are sending their students or workers to a language school.

But what should you think about when you send a group to a language school? Read more

About this blog

Members of IALC share their insights on the language travel industry. Contributors are owners, directors, managers, teachers or administrative staff of IALC-accredited language schools worldwide.

IALC Workshop

IALC 2017 Workshop in Boston Massachusetts, USA - 23-26 March 2017

IALC 2017 Boston
Dates: 23-26 March 2017
Location: Boston, USA
Educators: IALC-accredited language schools worldwide
Hosted by: ELC Boston
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ELC Boston hosts the IALC 2017 workshop

IALC Study Travel Research Report 2016

Trends in the demand for foreign languages
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IALC Study Travel Research Report 2015

Perceptions of independent and boutique chain schools in language travel
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