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Foreign wars: the privatisation of English language teaching

Posted by Tom Roper on February 21, 2007

The Guardian ran a story yesterday on the privatisation of English language teaching in universities, particularly in English for academic purposes and foundation courses. Private sector companies such as INTO, Kaplan and Study Abroad are trying to establish a presence on campuses.
The University and Colleges Union is campaigning vigorously to keep higher education public.

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