Christmas is an important time of the year for retailers, and that is reflected in Christmas TV advertisements. A modern Christmas tradition in Britain is the John Lewis & Partners Christmas advertisement campaign. Every year since 2007 the company has produced a Christmas campaign where… Read More
Globalization and cultural diversity make communicating appropriately with people of different backgrounds a much-desired skill. Openness, curiosity and respect towards alternative ways of thinking should be key values that pervade our education system. As Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie says: “The consequence of the single story is… Read More
Take the time to pay tribute to the bravery of those who fought in the wars by reading the poem “In Flanders Fields”. Download In Flandern Fields Further reading: Why do people wear poppies? In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row… Read More
Invite your students to discuss whether the internet is helpful or harmful in shaping the opinions of its users based on the text “The web’s “echo chamber” leaves us none the wiser” from E2. Download the worksheet here Teaching suggestions: Relevant competency aims: understand, elaborate on… Read More
We are happy to welcome you to Gyldendalhuset, and our English seminar for teachers in VGS. Where: Gyldendalhuset, Oslo When: 4 May What: Free seminar for English teachers in VGS Is Oslo a long journey away? We sponsor one night in a hotel if you must travel more… Read More
Our annual seminar for English teachers will take place on 4 May in Oslo. Stay tuned for the programme and registration, but save the date! What: Free seminar for English teachers in VGS When: 4 May 2018 Where: Gyldendalhuset, Oslo “I was born in London but I no… Read More
Tax avoidance – a multibillion-dollar industry Since the late 1980s, several multinational companies have been criticized for avoiding taxes by jumping through different European tax loopholes. A system called the “double Irish”, for instance, has made this possible. This is how Apple has used and… Read More
Looking back, the London seminar in May fills us with joy and gratitude. Thank you for making the journey with us. Happy summer!
The programme for Gyldendal’s London seminar for teachers of International English is complete. See what awaits 50 lucky participants here: Welcome to London Wish you were going? We bring a part of London to Gyldendalhuset 12 May. Read more about the Oslo seminar here.
The launch of our new textbook for International English, E2, gives us the privilege and pleasure of inviting English teachers to a seminar in Oslo. Samantha Simmonds, former journalist with the BBC and news anchor at Sky News, will shed light on Trump’s strategy of… Read More