The Institute of Learning and Teaching was created in 2010 by the International School of Geneva (Ecolint). It offers professional training and pedagogy-related events to Ecolint staff and to the public. The pedagogical mission of the Institute is focused on the following goals:

Encouraging continuing professional education within the school community.

Publicly sharing Ecolint's expertise in international education, where we have been a pioneer since 1924.

Promoting the concept of education for peace, a fundamental concept at Ecolint.

Fostering pedagogical innovation and disseminating the results of research in the field of education.

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The Institute’s Blog 

Dr Karen Taylor, Director of education at the International School of Geneva, writes and curates a blog about pedagogical training and innovation.

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22/02/2021 | General
Article by Dr Karen L. Taylor, Director of Education and of the Institute of Learning and Teaching, Ecolint Version française ICI A couple of years ago I was visiting a Year 2 class engaged in a spelling lesson that drew from the Lipman method of... Read more
11/01/2021 | Newsletters
J’imagine que pas mal d'entre vous avez pu profiter des vacances pour passer du temps dans la belle nature hivernale et profiter d'un répit paisible pendant les vacances. May 2021 bring us peace and hope for new beginnings. 1) Institute Offerings... Read more