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June 2016

Communication between teacher and adult learners

By |2022-10-18T16:09:45+02:00June 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|

As most of you already know, I’m enrolled in a degree in Adult Education in Stockport University, in Manchester. My aim is enrich myself with new ideas and methodologies to improve my future trainings and, of course, learning and enjoying. And I’m enjoying it a lot! There are 3 differentiating points English trainers apply: Thinking [...]

Communicating with neighbours

By |2022-10-18T16:09:45+02:00June 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|

An English good friend of mine, Sue, who lives in Barcelona encouraged us to prepare a party to meet our new neighbours When arrived to Manchester, we went to introduce ourselves to our 4 nearest neighbours. Two of them looked surprised and the other 2 families were very friendly. A few days later, we went back [...]

Merry Christmas

By |2022-10-18T16:09:45+02:00June 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|

In England Christmas begins with first Christmas Card you receive. There is a specific card for each person and each moment along your life. Merry Christmas everybody!!

Emails from England

By |2022-10-18T16:09:45+02:00June 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|

  Hi all! When we decided to move to Manchester, our first contacts with England were basically by email. English Communication by email was always respectful and very organized. I will remark 4 points: They always greet and say goodbye in a very friendly way. "Dear María" in their first emails... "Hi Maria" when they [...]


By |2022-10-18T16:09:45+02:00June 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|

I'm happy to share with all of you how my daughter's teachers give personalized feedback to all the students in the class! It's not just in our High School... I have spoken with different colleagues whose children are in English Schools in Manchester-public or private- and this is not an exception. The key Word is FEEDBACK [...]

International Volunteering: a unique experience!

By |2022-10-18T16:09:45+02:00June 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|

In England, I am "enjoying" two different Volunteering jobs regarding two causes that are fundamental in my daily life: Firstly, Health Secondly, Training You read it correctly! I am really enjoying my volunteering. Why? Because when I was living in Spain, I had limited availability to work as a volunteer (maybe I did not manage my time correctly...). [...]

When we achieve our dreams

By |2022-10-18T16:09:45+02:00June 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|

  I would like to celebrate with all of you that I've just achieved one of my dreams: My Certification in Education and Training at Stockport University, Great Manchester! As you know, I have been living in Manchester since August 2015 and this has made it posible. From now on, I will add to my trainings in [...]