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THE PROGRAMME 2018 IS NOW OVER!

The new programme 2019 will be outlined in Autumn

 

Keep checking our website for any news!

OurCourses


AEL Language School


at Steiner Academy Exeter


Enjoy learning English at Steiner Academy Exeter this summer!

We offer balanced programmes that combine English lessons with creative activities such as drama, music, visual arts, crafts, sports, outdoors, folk dances, circus skills and more.

Our programmes for Teenagers, Young People and Children are designed to feed the needs of each age-group and to respect individual pace of learning.

We consider their age and level of English to help each student achieve the best learning outcomes, learn with joy and feel good, confident and responsible.

Age limits are not prescriptive and students can discuss with their teachers their best position in a class or age-group.

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Course Summary


Young People (16 - 17)

The programme for Young People is especially orientated to improve their communication and language skills by deepening academic English, completing thematic projects, developing communication skills and strengthening team-building and cooperative learning.

Features:

  • Venue:Steiner Academy Exeter

  • Dates:

Module 1: 9 July – 20 July 2018

Module 2: 23 July – 10 August 2018

  • Daily Schedule: Monday to Friday 09:15 to 15:45

  • English lesson: 20 hours per week

  • Creative activities: 10 hours per week

  • Individual Tutorials

  • Certificate of Completion

  • Accommodation: Full Board Homestay

  • Course Fee (booking code EX3Y): £1,490 (GBP – British Pounds)

Notes

  1. What is included: Full course and full board accommodation
  2. What is NOT included: Journeys to and from Exeter; personal expenses; personal insurance

Teenagers (13 - 15)

Teenager programmes are designed to develop confidence and basic language skills, to learn by doing, with joy, from real life. In addition to active English lessons, we offer a wide range of activities  to spark interest and to facilitate inclusion into the local community and its cultural-social background.

Features:

  • Venue: Steiner Academy Exeter, Exeter

  • Dates:

Module 1: 9 July – 20 July 2018

Module 2: 23 July – 10 August 2018

  • Daily Schedule: Monday to Friday 09:15 to 15:45

  • English lesson: 14 hours per week

  • Creative activities: 14 hours per week

  • Individual Tutorials
  • Certificate of Completion
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  • Accommodation: Full Board Homestay

  • Course Fee:

2-week module (booking code EX2): £1,090 (GBP – British Pounds)

3-week module (booking code EX3): £1,490 (GBP – British Pounds)

Notes

  1. What is included: Full course and full board accommodation
  2. What is NOT included: Journeys to and from Exeter; personal expenses; personal insurance

Children (7 - 12)

Our “Learn&Play” course for children age 7 to 12 takes into account the most relevant learning strategies of children: playing with joy, imitating with confidence, exploring the world and learning with all their senses.

Children of this age range must be accompanied by a parent or responsible adult.

Features:

  • Venue: Steiner Academy Exeter, Exeter

  • Dates: 30 July – 3 August 2018 (1 week)

  • Daily Schedule: Monday to Friday 09:30 to 12:30

  • English lesson: 7.5 hours per week
  • Creative activities: 7.5 hours per week

  • Certificate of Completion
  • Accommodation: with own Parent(s)/Guardian or Responsible Adult

  • Course Fee: £250 per week (GBP – British Pounds – course only, accommodation not included))

Notes

  1. Children in this course must be accompanied by a Parent/Guardian or responsible adult
  2. What is included: Full one-week programme
  3. What is NOT included: Journeys to and from Exeter; personal expenses; personal insurance; accommodation

Our Team in Exeter

Our Teachers and Tutors are qualified, experienced native language speakers who take extreme care of individuals needs, pace of learning and learning strategies as well as of the benefits of working together as team. Students are encouraged to offer reciprocal support and  cooperative learning during their whole progress.


Colin Sambrook

Teacher of English

Colin is a teacher of English in various schools in Devon with long experience in education and teaches English in the AEL courses in Exeter

Alice Knight

Photography Teacher

Alice is a manager at Steiner Academy Exeter and very kindly held successful Photography workshops

Jeremy Child

Barn Dance Teacher

Jeremy is a barn dance teacher and a professional dancer. His workshops have been at the centre of our Community Events


Margaret Irving

Teacher of English

Maggie is a TEFL teacher and drama teacher. She is a professional actress and also governor at Steiner Academy Exeter

Bernadine Chelvan

AEL Accommodation Manager

Bernadine will ensure that we provide a safe, caring and memorable home environment to all our students

Jonathan Kirby

DIRECTOR OF THE TAIKO CENTRE

Jonathan is a senior Taiko teacher as well as author of books about Taiko. He helps people start their own classes

Lena Marvao

Teacher of English

Lena is a TEFL teacher and former Governor of the Steiner Academy Exeter. She has been Host-Family coordinator in 2016

Brechje Walpot

AEL Assistant & Carer

Brechje has especially assisted children of the ``Learn&Play`` programme with enthusiasm and sensibility

Haven Banks

Outdoors Centre in Exeter

The Haven Bank Outdoors Centre provides a wide range of outdoor activities, that Students really enjoy!

Other Tutors and AEL Staff

VARIOUS TUTORS FOR MUSIC, GAMES AND OTHER CREATIVE CREATIVE ACTIVITIES

In addition to the main teachers of English, more tutors and members of the AEL Staff took part to the AEL Language School in Exeter in summer 2018. Here is the list of their names with a sincere thank you to all of them.

IN EXETER:
* Claire Steer and Paul Johnstone, Music Teachers;
* Laila Darwish and Charlotte Cooper, Art Teachers;
* Hannah Cockburn, Photography.

SPECIAL THANKS to
* Alistair, Rosalind and the Cygnet Theatre for the special performance of ``The Isle of the Slaves``
* the Exeter College for the guided visit for the AEL Students in July
* Stuart Smales for managing the successful barbecues and social evenings
* Louise Dudley for the two well appreciated cookery workshops
* all the Host-Families and Friends who supported and helped to successfully complete the summer language school 2018.