27th July 2018

ADRIES 2018 Conference, 12th to 14th October 2018 in Split, Croatia

Let´s Learn&Lead together, Slovakia!

The Association of language schools of Slovakia is a multi-organizational non-governmental organization that aims to facilitate continuing education of schools and teachers, enterprises and society, supporting development of different competencies, as well as personal and professional skills. AJS cooperates with governmental and non-governmental organizations in order to improve the segment of language teaching on the Slovak market. It is open to other language schools that meet the quality criteria and share the AJS vision.

It was established in Bratislava in 2011. Today the Association is a founder of ELT forum conference, which is the largest conference for FL teachers in the Central Europe. Its recent members are: EMPIRE language school; International House Bratislava; PLUS Academia n.o.; Jazyková škola SPEAK, spol. s r.o.; Jazyková škola Your Choice, s.r.o.; HARMONY ACADEMY s.r.o.; and THE BRIDGE, ENGLISH LANGUAGE CENTRE, S.R.O..

The AJS Vision

To create a common career path and further education for FL teachers and trainers and implement this in language schools in Slovakia and other European countries.

The AJS Mission

Our mission is to improve the capacities of language schools, notably in the areas of strategic development, organisational management, leadership, and quality of learning provision, internationalisation, equity and inclusion, qualitative and targeted activities for specific groups.

We would like to kindly invite all the language school owners, managers, trainers and teachers from Slovakia to the ADRIES 2018 Conference, Adriatic Education Development Research & Innovation Symposium, taking place from 12th to 14th October 2018 in Split, Croatia.

What is ADRIES?

ADRIES is designed as an annual conference for school owners and managers, teachers and teacher trainers, education researchers, developers and innovators, technology experts, as well as other professionals in the education industry. It is the first conference of its kind in the region.

The conference is divided into two sections:

·        ADRIES Business is designed for decision makers and school management staff, with a selection of speakers and topics focusing on school business growth and development.

·        ADRIES Education is designed for teachers and teacher trainers, with speakers covering important topics in areas of methodology, inclusion, problem solving, innovative learning environments and similar.

Registration and Fees

Participation fee is 60 EUR per person for early bird registrations, and 80 EUR per person after September 1, 2018. All participants must register online  and pay the participation fee.

For more information please visit https://adries.amber-sm.com/about/ .

Looking forward to seeing your there!

Jana Chynoradská

President of the Slovak Association of Language Schools

jana@harmony.sk