Learning English is never isolated from its purpose in life: as a universal language it is at the heart of international communication. The core of OISE's philosophy is the distinction between mastering English and international communication. One is certainly a prerequisite but not a seamless route to the latter.
This distinction informs OISE's educational thinking: engagement with real life in English is the path to fluency and ultimately eloquence. To hone the scholar's international identity while polishing core competences.
The course allows students to communicate spontaneously, familiarising themselves with the specific language relating to their professional or academic subject.
Students aim for the successful completion of a particular entrance exam, academic or final exam and the syllabus is adapted to the needs of each individual
OISE’s Exam Preparation courses give students a full practise tailored to the demands of each individual test. Through rehearsing real test scenarios, candidates tackle their exams with confidence. Exams are scheduled for the end of the course.
Enthusiastic teachers offer stimulating courses which allow young learners the opportunity to acquire a high level of language skill; becoming a major asset for their future.
OISEs main objective is to help children get a great start in life by nurturing their bilingual ability.
OISE provides students with a thorough preparation for their exams. Young learners practise with tutors and peers in simulated authentic scenarios to familiarise themselves with the demands of their exam, which is scheduled for the end of the course.
Some want to study another language beyond English. OISE offers courses on all levels in German, Spanish and French.