New Zealand Scholarships Awardees Graduate from their English Language Training
14 Jun 2019
New Zealand Scholarships Awardees Graduate from their English Language TrainingBy I’mACE TeamCongratulations to the ten New Zealand Scholarships awardees on completing their nine month New Zealand in-country English language training course at the Australian Centre for Education (ACE). New Zealand Scholarships are funded through the New Zealand Aid Program and administered by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT). The New Zealand in-country English language training course aims to prepare awardees for postgraduate study at a New Zealand institution. Certificates were presented by Ashley Irving and Dr Alastair Ker, both Read more..
Representatives from 11 US Education Institutions Met Face-to-Face with over 400 Students
16 May 2019
Representatives from 11 US Education Institutions Met Face-to-Face with over 400 StudentsRepresentatives from 11 US education institutions visited Phnom Penh for the IDP US Education & Scholarship Expo on 8 May 2019 at ACE Tuol Tom Poung campus from 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm. The Expo, which is organised annually by IDP Education (Cambodia), was open to the public with free entry.This event gave students and their parents the opportunity to meet face-to-face with representatives from a range of US education institutions, including high schools, community colleges and universities, to receive Read more..
Eynesbury College Information Session
10 May 2019
Eynesbury College Information SessionBy Nakren Keo, I’mACE Magazine InternPreparing for university and deciding what study program best fits them can be challenging for students. For that reason, one of the essential aims of Eynesbury College is to prepare students for their academic journey. Located in Adelaide, South Australia, Eynesbury College has been providing a wide range of academic programs to students for almost 30 years. With experienced and highly qualified academic and support staff, it has successfully helped thousands of students from all over the world to prepare for their entry Read more..
Siem Reap Teachers Attend CamTESOL as Delegates and Presenters
07 May 2019
Siem Reap Teachers Attend CamTESOL as Delegates and PresentersBy I'mACECamTESOL provides a platform to exchange educational practices, gain more confidence in ourselves as presenters and make connections with educators from various other institutions. Moreover, delegates can be inspired and influenced by both younger and more experienced professionals, and especially guest speakers. I strongly encourage teachers to attend CamTESOL if they wish to grow as teaching professionals, and to submit an abstract for the upcoming CamTESOL conference. They should ask a friend or colleague to proofread their abstract before submission. CamTESOL is Read more..
CamDEBATE Championship to be hosted in Cambodia to Enhance Young People’s Debate and Public Speaking Skills
07 May 2019
CamDEBATE Championship to be hosted in Cambodia to Enhance Young People’s Debate and Public Speaking SkillsBy I’mACE TeamIn 2019 Cambodia will host, for the first time, a world-class showcase of the ability of young people to debate and speak publicly in English.The Cambodia International Debate & Public Speaking Championship Series (CamDEBATE) is a premiere platform for professional development in debate and public speaking in English. Underwritten by IDP Education, a world leader in international education and student placement, CamDEBATE aims to cultivate a healthy culture of dialogue and the sharing of Read more..
Teaching Grammar through Speaking
07 May 2019
Teaching Grammar through SpeakingBy Arunborey Than, ACE TeacherTeaching English can be fun and entertaining, as teachers often interact with their students. When introducing the English language to students, I’ve found that many students struggle to understand grammar points. I’ve found a way to counteract this difficulty that is very helpful for both teachers and students, and which I’ll describe in this article.Over the past few terms, I’ve been teaching grammar points by enabling students to understand the context of the lesson at their own pace, instead of spoon-feeding them information about Read more..
Augmented Reality (AR) as the Latest EdTech in the Classroom
07 May 2019
Augmented Reality (AR) as the Latest EdTech in the ClassroomBy Kokking Eung, ACE TeacherMany parents are highly concerned by how easily their children are distracted by digital devices such as smartphones and tablets. In a community rapidly driven by technology, it can be tough for parents to prevent their children from becoming distracted from their studies. What if we could use smartphones or tablets to enhance students’ learning?Great news! This is no longer just an idea. With augmented reality (AR), students doing homework using their iPad, for example, is a reality. Read more..
IELTS Reading: The Tips that No One Tells You About
07 May 2019
IELTS Reading: The Tips that No One Tells You AboutBy Boreychenda Ouk, ACE TeacherReading is the most popular of the four macro skills tested by IELTS, but this does not make it the easiest. As an IELTS Get Ready teacher, I meet with new students almost every week and hear complaints at each session including:“I don’t even understand what I was reading.”“How do I get a high score in reading?”“I can’t seem to focus at all, what should I do?”“What is the different between Yes/No/Not Given?”“How do I find the headings?”In Read more..
13 Representatives from New Zealand Education Institutions Met with over 350 Students
08 Apr 2019
13 Representatives from New Zealand Education Institutions Met with over 350 StudentsBy I'mACE TeamRepresentatives from 13 New Zealand education institutions visited Phnom Penh for the New Zealand Education & Scholarship Expo, which was held on 27 March 2019 at ACE Tuol Tom Poung campus from 9:00am to 4:00pm. Organised annually by IDP Education (Cambodia), the Expo was open to the public with free entry. “The high turnout to the Expo this year strongly demonstrates that New Zealand is a desirable destination for Cambodian students who wish to study abroad”, said Sreng Read more..
Over 1000 Attendees Took Part in ACE Charity Khmer New Year 2019
08 Apr 2019
Over 1000 Attendees Took Part in ACE Charity Khmer New Year 2019By I’mACE TeamOn Sunday 7 April, ACE Charity Khmer New Year 2019 was held at the Australian Centre for Education (ACE) Tuol Tom Poung (TTP) campus. The event showcased an abundance of Khmer culture and traditions. It was organised by the IDP/ACE Social Committee and led by the ACE Student Ambassadors (ASAs) and ACE staff.The event took up three floors of ACE TTP campus. In the morning, on the ground floor, Vol Chea Somealea, Director of Mealea Radio, delivered a Read more..
IDP Education (Cambodia) Wins Two Awards at the Global CSR Awards
05 Apr 2019
IDP Education (Cambodia) Wins Two Awards at the Global CSR AwardsIDP Education (Cambodia) won two awards at the 11th Annual Global CSR Summit and Awards 2019, one of Asia’s most prestigious CSR award presentations, held on 4 April 2019 in Kuching, Malaysia.The Global CSR Summit and Awards recognises and honours companies for their outstanding and innovative world class CSR programs. These companies must demonstrate an ongoing commitment to promoting ethical values, compliance with legal requirements, and respect for individuals, communities and the environment.IDP Education (Cambodia) is pleased to have been awarded Read more..
My Journey to New Zealand
01 Apr 2019
My Journey to New ZealandBy Bunty Bouជំរាបសួរ!Hi! Kia ora! I am an undergraduate student majoring in Communication Studies at the University of Otago in the beautiful South Island of New Zealand. Like the famous quote, “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step”, my journey started the same way, with a single step. Since then, IDP Education (Cambodia) and the Australian Centre for Education (ACE) have supported my educational and personal development.I remember walking into my very first class at ACE in 2013, expecting only to improve my Read more..