Education in Europe: great Britain, Ireland, Malta
Great Britain (London, Oxford, Lowestoft, Edinburgh), Ireland (Dublin), Malta (St. Julian’s) – this is not a complete list of countries where children and adolescents are sent as part of summer educational programs. Some schools are located in cities, others-on the beach or river, or in natural parks.
The programs combine business with pleasure: excellent rest, sports and language training of the intensity that parents order (at least three hours a day). It is clear that the school language classes do not end with the lessons. Excursions, sports, communication at discos and so on – all this makes it possible and even forces to practice the language.In the city of kings, a 3-hour drive from Central London, on the banks of the Thames, at the University of Kingston operates a respectable summer school. In the educational building there are spacious and well-equipped classrooms, recreation rooms, cafeteria and school club, where all entertainment events take place. Nearby swimming pool and cinema.
After lessons – fishing. After school, “Bryer Whine of English” is quite possible to fish on the pier. The school is located almost in the town centre of Lowestoft, in the magnificent mansion of the XIX century, learn English Teens and University students. For active recreation – amusement Park, beaches and swimming pools. Lessons are combined with excursions.
Start to heights. Oxford is one of the oldest University centres in Europe. Here it is impossible not to succumb to the charm of antiquity and medieval spirit. At school “ISIS” children feel great not only in the classroom, but also after. An extensive cultural and entertainment programme and accommodation with local families will help them to speak English better.
Another capital. Edinburgh is the former capital of the Scottish Kingdom. In the historic center of the city, near the main shopping street George, is the building of the school “EAS”. Qualified teaching and service staff uses in their work the latest achievements of both pedagogical and technical thought. Edinburgh hosts an annual military show and international arts festival. You can visit local attractions or go on excursions. The main thing is not to get lost in the many passages and secret rooms of Edinburgh castle.
“I was born here and became great.” That’s what Bernard Shaw said when he was asked about Dublin. And 8 km from the famous city in a picturesque resort area with an old Park is the summer school “Blackrock College”. Classes are held in international groups of 12 people. The complex includes a library and a self-service center with state-of-the-art equipment. In their free time, children will get acquainted with the history of the Republic of Ireland and its capital, visit museums and ancient castles. And competitions of national song and dance, self-staged performances, sporting events will consolidate the knowledge gained during the lessons.
Young knights of the order of Malta. One of the oldest in Malta “European centre for learning English” is located in the town of St. Julian’s. Vacation courses are held from June to September, in two specially built buildings: spacious classrooms, computer rooms, a two-storey library, audio and video center, art gallery. The entertainment program is also amazing variety. Excursions, beach, Greek amphitheater in the open air. Sports facilities would be the envy and the Olympians.