The 28th annual Eaquals conference brought together a record number of centre owners, directors and academic staff to discuss issues around quality language teaching - and a pilot scheme for teaching centres within HE institutions was unveiled.
Blockchain technology may be the answer to the secure transferral of academic credentials for international students, experts told stakeholders from 24 countries at the Groningen Declaration Network summit in Paris.
The increasing prominence of digital learning among language students was evident at the Eaquals conference in Lisbon last week, as the accreditation body moves towards introducing new inspections to language learning delivered online.
The Quality Assurance in Language Education Network, a worldwide network of English language accreditation bodies, has officially launched its website and branding this month, following a symposium in Malta. The developments put the organisation on track to create a forum for sharing best practice and comparing accreditation systems used in different countries.