With the Cambridge English - Swiss Exams Newsletter we offer teachers an easy way to access information about the Cambridge English Exams. Our main objective is to provide teachers with excellent support enabling them to give their students the best possible preparation for their Cambridge English Exam.
Please find below an overview of our latest Cambridge English Examinations news.
Swiss Exams has always put significant focus on partner development and support for their partner schools. Hence, Swiss Exams recommends their preparation centres / schools officially on its website.
We pride ourselves as being one of the leading centres in the world in regard to customer service. This was confirmed in 2015 when Cambridge Assessment English awarded us with the Global Platinum Centre Award, confirming our outstanding service to customers.
After successfully kicking off our Digital Fall with our first two webinars we are continuing with this strategy throughout the fall.
In the next couple of months, you can expect more webinars which will focus on giving more control to your students and empowering them to be better learners.
Using the Whiteboard and Giving More Control to the Students on Zoom: Swiss Exams Webinar with Choreanne Frei
In the last couple of weeks, several media outlets reported on apprenticeship and university graduates alike experiencing rough times in their job search due to the Corona crisis. Some even spoke of the risk of “losing a generation”.
Andreas Pribnow is the ‘Deputy Rector Berufsmatura’ at the zB. Zentrum Bildung Wirtschaftsschule | KV Aargau Ost. Read on to hear what he has to say answering three questions.
1. How did you perceive the change to Swiss Exams?
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Before the summer break we launched our newly developed “Cambridge B2 First SWISS EXAMS TIPS” booklet. Throughout the month of September, we have special offer with a CHF 5.00 discount on each booklet. If you have not checked out the booklet yet, now is the right time to order it for your class.
With some delay, due to the Covid-19 situation, Swiss Exams will finally start IELTS operations across Switzerland in September.
IELTS, the International English Language Testing System is a multi-level English test for migration, university admissions and work. Globally, IELTS is a jointly provided assessment solution by the British Council, Cambridge Assessment English and a third party.
Swiss Exams offers computer- and paper-based Cambridge English exams in various locations in Switzerland.
This includes Zurich, Winterthur, Basel, Berne, Lausanne, Lucerne, Chur and St. Gallen. All 2021 dates are now open for registration. For the next year we have added additional dates for computer-based exams as well as for the locations in Berne and Lucerne. Registrations will be available starting from 1st September 2020.
After a challenging end of the last school year due to the ever-present Corona Virus, schools are starting again after the summer break.
To provide teachers with some fresh energy for the new school year, we surprised our partner schools with a fruit basket for the school’s office or the teachers’ room. It is also a way of showing our appreciation to our clients for their loyalty and cooperation as a Cambridge English exams preparation centre with Swiss Exams.
At the start of the Corona crisis, Swiss Exams immediately implemented measures to support their schools, teachers and candidates. As the Corona crisis has now become less acute and the government restrictions have been loosened, Swiss Exams is also slowly moving back to “normality”.