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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31/05/2023 | Newsletters
Cette année a encore été riche en mouvements et en changements. C'est peut-être le cas pour chaque année scolaire. En repensant à tout ce que nous avons accompli en tant que communauté, je crois que nous pouvons partir en vacances avec de l'espoir... Read more
30/05/2023 | General
By Karen Taylor, PhD., Director of Education and of the Institute, Ecole Internationale de Genève It’s that time of year again. For the last three weeks one of my activities has been marking student papers for an MA module on the PGCE programme... Read more
27/03/2023 | General
In recent years there has been an explosion in the number of UK universities offering a Post-Graduate Certificate in Education PGCE (International) in-person or online and in 2022 the UK Department for Education piloted a new international teaching... Read more