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What is CEELE?

CEELE Certified Spanish CoursesCEELE is a Certificate of Quality in the Teaching of Spanish as a Second Language (Certificado de Calidad en la Enseñanza del Español como Lengua Extranjera) granted by the Spanish Department of University of Alcalá de Henares and the Association of Spanish Economic Resources.

Why has CEELE been created?

There was no existing control in Spain, guaranteeing quality learning, like the existing control in other countries. The CEELE certification assures that certain, internationally accepted, criteria for quality are met.

How does one obtain CEELE?

The schools that request this qualification are submitted to an inspection that evaluates 11 different aspects of Teaching of Spanish as a Second Language. The inspection is repeated every 2 years.

Who benefits from CEELE?

Students, professors or professionals who select a school qualified CEELE to learn and study Spanish language Courses in Spain, have a guarantee that the selected school has passed an independent, objective and professional inspection. The E.I. schools in Spain; Alcalá de Henares, Salamanca and Málaga Centers have passed this inspection.

Evaluation criteria

  • Academic Activity: Curriculum Plan for various levels of study
  • Extra-curricular Activities
  • Installations (classrooms, room for professors, study room, library)
  • Equipment (audio, video, language lab, computers)
  • Professors: Qualified native teachers with university degree and experience
  • Professor - Student ratio
  • Quality Instruction: small groups, individual attention, periodic evaluation of students
  • Quality Instructional materials: use of commercial materials, together with the creation and use of the center's own materials
  • Internal System of Evaluation of Professors
  • Results in external exams such as the DELE exams (Diploma de Español como Lengua  Extranjera), the Commercial Spanish Exam, other university exams
  • Publicity

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