03 May Eton Institute redesigns language courses with digital-first in mind
Dubai, UAE – 3 May 2021: Eton Institute, UAE’s largest language and training provider, today announced that it is ready to launch the next phase of its online digital teaching and learning journey with enhanced digital course content to drive learner engagement and student success.
In an increasingly digitized world, the skillful deployment of digital technology in learning settings is paramount. The institute is leveraging Blackboard’s fully integrated cloud-based learning management system (LMS), Blackboard Learn, and virtual classroom solution, Blackboard Collaborate, to deliver engaging and dynamic content developed with learners’ needs in mind. Via Blackboard’s modern, intuitive, and fully responsive interface, students have access to interactive e-books alongside a wide range of exercises, interactivities as well as detailed reporting to track their progress throughout the course.
“We believe in an outcome-based learning path with relevant and digital content to support carefully selected goals in any course. With interactive and auto-gradable content to guide and support high-quality lessons given by our qualified instructors, our language courses have been redesigned for better delivery, efficacy, and learner engagement. Thanks to Blackboard, course content will be available for all our learners whether online or in the classroom, and accessible on desktop and mobile. This is just the beginning of our journey to make learning compatible with the needs of today’s learners, and we are even more excited about the next stage of development”, said Tanja Radivoevska, General Manager at Eton Institute.
“We are proud to support the mission of Eton Institute. The integrated features of our leading LMS and virtual classroom will help Eton continue to deliver high-quality instruction. Whether online or via mobile, students and faculty will have access to our teaching and learning solutions,” said Oleg Figlin, Vice President of Europe, Middle East and Africa at Blackboard.
Since its genesis over 15 years ago and after amassing thousands of successful learners whilst building a reputable track record, Eton Institute has cemented its position as the preferred choice of language learners in the UAE. The institute resides in two of the most global cities of the Middle East – Dubai and Abu Dhabi – and enjoys a strategic location in the prime locations of Dubai Knowledge Park and twofour54. Its key beliefs consist of promoting the importance of languages, communication, and culture with interactive and student-centered learning.
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About Eton Institute:
Eton Institute operates with the understanding that languages, communication, and culture are fundamental to the human experience and necessary for individuals’ and organizations’ future success. Since 2006, it has helped thousands of individuals and companies resolve communication challenges through customized language solutions, with operations in Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
Eton Institute has developed unique, proven engagement methodologies and techniques, and is proud to be associated with top international organizations, to successfully connect people and global businesses to opportunity.
Eton Institute is an Approved Center for the delivery of Cambridge Exams, TOEIC, DELE, ÖSD, CILS, and a test venue for the IELTS exam. Additionally, all language courses offered by Eton Institute are EAQUALS-accredited and meet Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) standards set by the Council of Europe.
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