Remote teaching: IELTS SOS
IELTS SOS is our last-minute preparation course for the IELTS exam. It helps student develop the skills they need for the exam through live online classes with our expert teachers. Students can choose from our workshops at the time that best suits them: Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking. Know more here.
Remote teaching: Plan Ceibal language lessons
In partnership with Plan Ceibal we deliver lessons for over 1,000 groups of pupils in Grades 4, 5 and 6 at Uruguayan public schools.
English language assistants in Argentina
As part of an exchange programme between the British Council and the Ministry of Education in Argentina, eight English language assistants spend six months at teacher training colleges in different provinces in Argentina.
Welsh language programme
March-December 2018. Trevelin, Gaiman and Trelew, Chubut
Based in Chubut, three Welsh language development officers work with nursery, primary, secondary and adult students. This Welsh language programme is funded by the Welsh Government, the Wales Argentina Society (Cymdeithas Cymru-Ariannin) and the British Council. Social activities such as dance and music are also part of the programme.
Music: The Selector airs in Futurock FM
The Selector is the British Council’s award-winning radio show that covers all styles of music from indie, dubstep, folk, soul, electro and everything in between. It premiered in Argentina 3 May 2018. The 1 hour show is presented by Maxi Martina and airs every Thursday at 19 hs in Futurock FM radio. You can listen to the past shows here.
Visual Arts: Residency La Ira de Dios and Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop
21 May-10 August 2018. Buenos Aires and Edinburgh
After receiving three artists in residence from Scotland in February 2018 at La Ira de Dios, the second part of the programme will have Argentine artist Santiago Poggio travelling to Edinburgh to participate in a 2 month residency at the Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop, where he will develop among other artists an exhibition work that will be presented at the Edinburgh Arts Festival, opening on July 26. Know more here.
Music: The Selector After Dark at Niceto Bar
Niceto Bar, Buenos Aires
Niceto Bar (Niceto Vega 5507, CABA) will feature The Selector After Dark every Friday from 21:00 to 23:00 hs. After Dark is a mix produced by The Selector Radio show, that features a selection of music by high profile UK DJs. Know more here.