IELTS Preparation Course structure & results Our course structure is unique with 1 hour IELTS elective classes that allow students to focus on a particular skill (reading, speaking/listening, writing) at a particular level (intermediate, upper-intermediate, advanced), in order to bring all band scores up to the same level. Our students achieve consistently high IELTS scores – we are extremely proud to say that our average score stands at 7.0. No matter what level you wish to achieve, our expert tutors can help. TLG students' scores from IELTS results submitted in London in 2012 and 2013 Social Programme
Spanish Flipped Classroom, Spanish4Teachers.org Are you getting started with "flipping or blending" your Spanish classroom? I am sharing my Flipping/Blending journey. Join me! Flipped Classroom Essentials Blended Classroom Essentials HESA - Higher Education Statistics Agency - HESA - Higher Education Statistics Agency UK Performance Indicators provide comparative data on the performance of HE providers in widening participation, student retention, learning and teaching outcomes, research output and employment of graduates. They cover publicly-funded higher education providers in the UK and one privately funded institution, The University of Buckingham. HESA produce the performance indicators on behalf of the following bodies: HESA has published the UK Performance Indicators since 2002/03. In previous years, the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) published them on behalf of the four UK funding bodies. Indicators prior to 2002/03 are available from the HEFCE web site at www.hefce.ac.uk/data/pi.
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Consortium on Financing Higher Education Consortium on Financing Higher Education Formed in the mid-1970s, the Consortium on Financing Higher Education (COFHE) is an unincorporated, voluntary, institutionally-supported organization of thirty-one highly selective, private liberal arts colleges and universities, all of which are committed to meeting the full demonstrated financial need of admitted students. The Consortium’s data collection, research, and policy analysis focus on matters pertaining to access, affordability, and assessment, particularly as they relate to undergraduate education, admissions, financial aid, and the financing of higher education. All data supplied to, compiled by, and shared among the Consortium are subject to strict confidentiality guidelines. In collaboration with member institution personnel, the COFHE staff conducts a range of routine, episodic, and ad hoc research activities to inform and support institutional decision-making.
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The National Study of Institutional Costs and Productivity Finally, an analytical tool that allows you to benchmark teaching workloads, instructional costs and productivity, by academic discipline. How do the teaching loads of tenured faculty in your academic programs compare with national benchmarks?What proportion of undergraduate teaching at your institution is done by regular faculty, and how does that compare with other colleges and universities?