In search of the world’s best schools, King’s Ely

Our partnership with King’s Ely started in 2017 when 20 of our youngest learners (8-10 year olds) from Italy attended the King’s immersion course. That education project turned out to be a great success! Consequently, in August of the same year, we were invited by the school’s senior management to get a personal feel of that historic school located in the equally historic town of Ely.

PRODIREKT young learners from Italy at King’s Ely

King’s Ely is located about 25km north of the city of Cambridge, an esteemed center of academia for more than 800 years. This is one of the oldest British schools. Founded in the 11th century to educate boy choristers at the adjacent famous Ely Cathedral, the school received a royal charter in 1541 from King Henry VIII to educate King’s Scholars, and has maintained strong links with Ely Cathedral ever since. READ MORE

Getting to know one of the Canada’s most prestigious schools – Ridley College

Our spring in Canada was action packed last year. After the experience of a lifetime in Vancouver, where we attended two major education events – ILAC Partnership Forum and ICEF Workshop, we flew to Toronto for the second part of our Canadian education globetrotting. Prior to our visiting ILAC International College in Toronto and Niagara College in Welland, we were invited by the management of Ridley College, one of the best schools in Canada, to be their guest. READ MORE

A visit to our students at the NIKE Tennis & English Camp at Bisham Abbey

Who knows sports dynamics better than one of the world’s best recognized sports brands? Who understands language learning needs better than one of the world’s most popular language networks? The Verbalists Language Network is proud to represent for yet another successful year the NIKE tennis summer camps for young learners between 10 and 17 years of age, please see program details here

Last summer, we visited our students at Bisham Abbey, which is one of England’s top tennis venues. Beautifully situated on the banks of the river Thames, extensive sports facilities surround an 800 year old abbey once belonging to King Henry VIII. Several British Olympic teams use Bisham as their training base throughout the year.

We talked to our players and coach Gill Lemore about this high-performance Nike tennis camp:

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