Ms Jones says that she is looking forward to meeting all the international students and helping them improve their English language skills during their time on our intensive English language course!
Ms Vanessa Cordeiro, one of the English language teachers on our Intensive General English Course tells us about the countries she has taught in and about helping students with their confidence in English. She's looking forward to meeting the students this summer!
Julia's blog explains why the international students will have a fantastic time meeting the English-speaking students at the summer school!
Myah Singh was an English speaking Student Host at Whitgift Summer School when she was at school. This year she is returning to work as an Activity Leader and can't wait to meet the international students who attend our courses from all over the world.
Graham Wardle is one of our Senior Activity Leaders and helps plan and run our exciting activitiy programme for our international students. He's back for his 3rd summer school in 2022.
Talking about his English language teaching experience, Mr Duncan says "Of all the places I have worked, Whitgift is the best"!
Continuing with our 'meet the team' series of blogs, Ms Miranda White, House Parent at Whitgift Summer School takes us on a journey to Peru via Yorkshire and explains why she enjoys being a House Parent!
Back for her fourth summer at Whitgift, Ms Bissessur tells us of her experiences teaching English as a foreign language and why each student's English progresses so quickly at our summer school.
"One child, one teacher, one book and one pen can change the world". An inspirational quote is used by Ms Etherington as she looks at the power of learning the English language and how she loves to make the learning process a creative one.
Read Ms English's post on why mixed nationality classrooms are the perfect way to find out about different cultures and improve your English...
Ms Lewis is a highly experienced English Language teacher and has taught junior and teeange learners of English in a varierty of contexts and countries. This will be her fifth summer at Whitgift!
If you are going to a UK English language or academic summer school in 2022, you might want to know what you need to pack…
Mr Mario M Bellu, who will be in-charge of the Academic Team this summer at Whitgift, tells us a bit about his professional experiences and background!
Meet Miss Letitia Betteridge, the Whitgift Summer School Welfare Manager, who will be responsible for the Boarding House this summer and making sure our students are healthy and happy!
Interested in exotic animals? Do you see yourself as a future vet? Want a learn about animals? Meet Ms Erin Elgarhy, your summer school Animal Care Tutor!
Year 11 student and ‘student host’ at Whitgift Summer School in 2018 & 2019, Bakari Leon, shares his experiences on the summer school.
In this post we look at a typical day at Whitgift Summer School.
Mr David Bates, Director of International Education, looks at the importance of mental health and offers some top tips for mainting wellbeing!
In this post, we look at our International Baccalaureate preparation course, known as the Pre-IB course.
Here we offer final year IB students some revision tips - it's never too early to start!
Who? What? When? How? Why? Everything you need to know about our Intensive General English Course...
In your final year of the IB Diploma? Looking for a revision course? Whitgift's Director of IB explains what students can expect from our week-long revision programme.
Our Summer School will run from Sunday 10 July - Sunday 21 August. We are really excited to welcome students to Whitgift!
Director of International Education, Mr David Bates writes about Summer 2021 and looks to Summer 2022 when we will welcome students back to our school!
As a new academic year dawns on us all, for final year IBDP students this can only mean one thing: exams in May 2022! Bookings are now open for our IB Revision Course at Whitgift.
Interested in finding out what learning online is like at Whitgift? Meet Will, a current Whitgift student who offers you an insight into what our summer school students can expect this July.
Here we look at how learning words in the AWL can help students improve their comprehension when reading academic texts as well as their essay writing.
In this blog post, Mrs Manteaw shares her experiences of online teaching and learning. She also tells us how many continents she has lived on. Read on to find out more...
Meet your IB Maths tutor: Mrs Anne-Marie Lam
Meet your Science IB Tutor! Mr Karl Hudson.
In this post, we look at the 10 key elements of the IB learner profile and how our Pre-IB course can help students begin their journey towards success in the IBDP.
Are you a student who already has a high-level of English and wants to take that next step up? Click here to find out how...
Ms Kenny will be teaching the English Language & Literature aspect of the Pre-IB course this summer. Here she discusses her experiences of the IB Diploma and how enriching and varied the IB Course is for English.
Hear from Ms Lewis, one of our English Tutors at Whitgift Summer School.
Do you have questions about the IB Diploma course? Not sure where to start? Read on to find out how our IB preparation course can help you.
Stop the Press! We’re going online! We are pleased to announce that Whitgift Summer School will be going ONLINE in 2021 with three academic courses.
In this blog post, Mr Roberts talks about the house system at Whitgift Summer School and how a certain dougnut has left a legacy...
At Whitgift Summer School, International visitng students have the opportunity to study alongside English speaking students. These students are proudly known as our 'Students Hosts'. In this post, we find out about their experiences!
Whitgift Summer School is superbly located in south London. In this blog, we take a look at how this benefits each student's summer school experience.
Mr David Bates, Director of International Education at Whitgift School and Course Director of the Whitgift Summer School looks at the theme of Cultural Diversity.
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