ETS provides TOEFL study tips
By Kim Bo-eun
The Educational Testing Service (ETS), which administers the English proficiency test TOEFL, is providing a study kit of free resources to help Korean test-takers prepare for the test.
The resources consist of sample test questions, a test prep planner and videos that provide an in-depth look at sections of the test. These are available on the official ETS website and the Korean version of the TOEFL Go Anywhere site.
Test-takers can answer questions that have ...
Why the rich get better jobs
A survey has shown that those with English internship experiences get better jobs, more so than those with better grades.
And the truth is that kids from rich families get the opportunities to get such internships and so they lead to better jobs.
These are revealed in a survey on “piling up specs (specifications as in qualifications)” conducted by the Korea Research Institute for Vocational Education and Training.
Among large, finance and ...
Warsaw was the venue for the biggest HR event in Central-Eastern Europe: the XVI International HR Congress and Expo, past 12-13 November. ETS Global Eastern Europe was present as one of the sponsors of the conference.
The International HR Congress and Expo’s objective is to popularise the newest trends in the area of Human Resources Management and Development (HRM&D), as well as effective tools and M&D solutions.
Invited HRM experts and practitioners from Poland and abroad ...
ETS Global representatives attended The Star HRD Expo 2012, Africa’s top meeting place for Human Resources, Education and Training last 9 – 11 October at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg.
The Institute for International Research (IIR) once again presented its most respected industry gathering for HR Professionals in Africa. This premier event provides an excellent opportunity for learning providers, consulting and employment agencies, companies, government departments and ...
By Kim Bo-eun
More universities will be using National English Ability Test (NEAT) scores as a measurement of English skills in selecting students starting next year, the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology said Thursday.
According to the ministry, 34 universities across the nation will use NEAT scores in the early admissions process, up from seven this year. Those schools will be accepting NEAT scores for a special admission method which selects students who have outstanding ...
By Lee Chang-sup
A student’s English score will be one of decisive factors for admission to prestigious universities this year. Let’s take a look at this year’s English test for college admissions in order to evaluate its level and to suggest ways of helping students get high scores through well-designed programs.
The test has been getting progressively more difficult. It is a tall order for students to complete the 50 questions, including 17 listening questions, in 70 ...
TOEFL® and GRE® Representatives Share Important News and Success Tips at Upcoming Student Fairs in Europe
Princeton, N.J. (November 7, 2012) —Representatives from ETS, Educational Testing Service, creator of the TOEFL® TOEIC® and the GRE® tests, will participate in several upcoming student fairs in European countries including France, Germany, Hungary, Poland and Turkey.
Test takers will be able to learn the latest information regarding the GRE revised General Test, the world's most widely accepted graduate admissions test used by graduate and business school programs worldwide, and ...
The second TOEIC® seminar organised by ETS Preferred Associate (EPA) in Algeria, ALC (Algerian Learning Centers), took place last October 16 to 18 in Algiers, with the presence of Pascal Mévellec, ETS Global’s Executive Director, Sales & Fulfillment and Eve Benassi-Arias, Sales Development Manager.
The main goal was to promote the TOEIC® Tests and to introduce English Discoveries Online (EDO),ETS’s newest Blended English Learning solution, to public and private universities, ...
ETS Global is pleased to announce its presence at the coming Online Educa Berlin Conference, to be held November 28 to 30.
Online Educa Berlin is the largest global e-learning conference for the corporate, education and public service sectors. Each year, about 2000 e-learning practitioners and learning technology experts gather at the Berlin event to discuss new trends and developments in technology-enhanced learning.
English Discoveries Online, a unique Blended Learning solution for ...
The TOEFL® Program Offers First-Ever Professional Development Workshop in Ukraine for English-Language Professionals
Propell ® Workshop Offered on November 4th, 2012 in Kiev - Ukraine
For the first time in Ukraine, ETS will host a professional development workshop offering an in-depth look at the TOEFL iBT® test. Designed specifically for English-language instructors, the workshop offers hands-on, innovative strategies for teachers in preparing students for the TOEFL test.
The full-day session will take place on Sunday, November 4th, 2012 at Kyiv University of Law of the National Academy of Science of ...