The teaching of Spanish in sub-Saharan Africa

The teaching of Spanish in sub-Saharan Africa

The Instituto Cervantes has recently published an interesting study into the teaching of Spanish in sub-Saharan Africa. Edited by Javier Serrano, who also wrote the first chapter, it gathers together important studies on the position of Spanish in the education...
The 2016 FEDELE Annual Meeting to be held in Alicante

The 2016 FEDELE Annual Meeting to be held in Alicante

It was confirmed at the recent FITUR fair that Alicante will host the 2016 FEDELE Annual Meeting, the great professional event for Spanish as a Foreign Language which brings together agents from all over the world and the people in charge of schools of Spanish in...
Supplementary date for level A2 DELE exam

Supplementary date for level A2 DELE exam

Changes in the process for obtaining  Spanish citizenship have meant that the institutions involved have had to make changes to their procedures.  The Instituto Cervantes has, therefore, added the 19th February 2016 as an extra date for the DELE exams. The exam will...
SACIC: Instituto Cervantes’ school accreditation system

SACIC: Instituto Cervantes’ school accreditation system

Do you know about the Instituto Cervantes’ school accreditation system?  SACIC is an accreditation process which leads to a signed agreement between the Instituto Cervantes and Spanish language schools promising a commitment to quality, international recognition...
Flipboard as a tool for teaching and learning Spanish

Flipboard as a tool for teaching and learning Spanish

Flipboard is one of the apps with social network characteristics whose use has increased most in the last few months. Flipboard is known as a news aggregator or newsreader, in this case in the format of a digital magazine.  These magazines give us access to all sorts...