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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Lost in Translation
20/10/2023 | General
In my last blog I wrote about the incredible experience I recently had visiting the Federal University of Pará in Belém, Brazil. As I prepared for my trip I felt excited about the... Read more
Institute September 2023 illustrative photo
26/09/2023 | Newsletters
C’est la Rentrée ! Comme dans toutes les écoles, le début d'une nouvelle année académique à l'Institut a commencé dans l’effervescence : installation de notre nouvelle salle de formation professionnelle dans le bâtiment “Genève” au Campus des... Read more
21/09/2023 | General
By Karen Taylor, PhD., Director of Education and of the Ecolint Institute, Ecole Internationale de Genève (Photo : Students’ photo panel for UFPA’s 60th anniversary, 2017. Photos by Octavio Cardoso) There is something strangely comforting when you... Read more