ELE-UK, constituted in 2014, is an organisation of teachers of Spanish in Higher and Further Education institutions in the UK.
ELE-UK aims to be a platform for colleagues specialised in Spanish language teaching to meet and share their expertise and experience in the field. ELE-UK offers direct support to Spanish teachers through an annual conference, practical workshops and other academic activities.
The Association aims to
- promote the teaching and learning of Spanish as a Foreign Language (SFL) in Higher and Adult Education in Great Britain
- foster research in the teaching and learning of SFL
- enhance teacher training in SFL
- facilitate contact between members in order to support professional development and subject expertise.
ELE-UK was born from the experience of the 2011-2014 Encuentros.