Who are English Speaking Board (International) Ltd?

关于【英语演讲考试委员会】

English Speaking Board (International) Ltd (ESB) is a British national awarding organisation offering qualifications focused on communication skills at school, in college and throughout life. ESB qualifications are recognised by Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual), Scottish Qualifications Authority, Qualifications Wales and CCEA (Northern Ireland).

In 1953 Christabel Burniston founded English Speaking Board. She was a pioneer of a new approach to developing speaking and listening skills. ESB’s mission is to promote clear, effective communication at all level by providing high-quality assessments, training and services in the UK and around the world, recognising and encouraging the potential of all.

ESB qualifications are mapped to the requirement of Spoken English in the British national curriculum. ESB speech qualifications have 13 levels of (solo) Speech, 3 levels of Group Speaking, 3 levels of Debating and 4 levels of Interview. They are suitable for any age with adequate English/academic abilities for each level required.

www.esbuk.org

 

【英语演讲考试委员会】(简称ESB)是英国国家资格证书颁发机构,以提高幼儿、小学生、中学生、大学生以及成年人的交流技巧为主。ESB资格证书得到英格兰的Ofqual(资格证书和考试监督局)、SQA(苏格兰资格证书局)、威尔士资格证书北爱尔兰考试委员会的认可。

1953年,Christabel Burniston创立了ESB,她是开发口语和听力技巧的新方法的先驱。ESB的使命是通过提供高质量的考试、培训和服务,在英国和世界各地推进各种层面清楚有效的沟通能力,由此认可并鼓励每个人的潜力。

ESB演讲资格证书的各等级与【英国国家教育大纲】对英语为母语的英国学生口语的能力要求和标准衔接。ESB演讲资格证书分为:13个级别(个人)演讲、3个级别集体演讲、3个级别辩论和4个级别面试。

没有年龄限制,以学生个人的英语和学术水平为标准并参与相应课程,成功通过考试后能获ESB资格证书。

www.esbuk.org

Who are English Speaking Board in China?

关于ESB中国

English Speaking Board in China is operated exclusively by The Culture Bridge CIC (TCB).

TCB is an educational management social enterprise company based in Cambridge, UK. TCB’s mission is to build trust, enable collaboration and optimise benefits for the education and cultural sectors in China and the UK.

TCB is the exclusive operator of ESB qualifications in China and Macao SAR. The exclusive licence covers the following four areas: 1) establishing and approving ESB Registered Centres; 2) teaching and learning quality assurance; 3) assessment administration; 4) organising/administering participation in China and the UK ESB Speaker of the Year events.

【英语演讲考试委员会】中国事务由【文化桥梁社会企业】(简称TCB)统一管理。

TCB是英国剑桥的一家教育管理社会企业,由英国社会企业委员会批核兼监督。TCB的社会使命为中国与英国的教育和文化建立桥梁,目标是鼓励和实现相互信任,合作并优化大家的利益。

TCB获【英语演讲考试委员会】授权,为ESB资格证书在中国和澳门地区的总经营机构。授权内容分为四大范畴:1)建立和审批ESB注册中心;2)教学质量保证;3)考试管理;4)组织中国以及参加英国ESB年度最佳演讲家活动。

ESB in China inspects and awards ESB Registered Centre status in China. ESB Registered Centres may choose to use the course design, teaching materials and resources specially developed by ESB in China.

ESB qualifications assessment is managed by ESB in China. External ESB assessors conduct assessments in China and certificates are issued by ESB. The booking and management of assessments are carried out on the www.esbinchina.org online platform.

All teachers responsible for the delivery of courses leading to ESB qualifications are required to be qualified to do so: training can be provided as required. The training for delivery of courses leading to assessments for ESB qualifications is conducted by specialists, taking two to three days.

All teachers and learners following ESB in China courses have their own log in accounts on www.esbinchina.org for access to resources.

ESB’s Speaker of the Year Event in China is organised by ESB in China.

Contact us to find out more about becoming an ESB Registered Centre in China.

 

ESB中国审批和颁发在中国的ESB注册中心资格。ESB中国中心可以采用ESB中国规划和设计的课程、教学材料、教学资源和软件学习工具。

ESB资格证书的考试行政管理工作由ESB中国执行,考试注册手续通过ESB中国官方网站登记。ESB考试由英国委派的外部考官到中国对学生进行考试,学生获取由ESB颁发的资格证书。

任教ESB资格证书的教师都必须有相关的资格,ESB中国组织的ESB教师培训为两至三天。

采用ESB中国课程的老师和学生可以通过www.esbinchina.org 的个人账户下载教学资源。

ESB年度最佳演讲者活动由ESB中国和各地合作机构共同组织。

咨询如何成为ESB注册中心,请联系我们

If you want to improve your English communication skills through public speaking or debating ESB in China courses are for you!

ESB in China courses are designed to promote clear, effective, confident oral communication and interactive responses with assessment criteria established by the ESB. You are encouraged to increase your confidence at each stage of your development as listeners, speakers and communicators in a supportive group. You will develop soft skills such as critical thinking skills, team work and leadership. These transferable skills will benefit you in your school, university, social life and future career.

Courses developed by ESB in China are built upon the foundations of CARE, being: Customised, Adaptable, Relevant, and Engaging. You will have a log in account on www.esbinchina.org for access to resources. A customised software package is integrated into the course design to enhance the ESB Chinese learners’ learning experience. The software is interactive, engaging and responsive to individual learning needs. Please check with your local Centre(s) to find out if they are using ESB in China courses.

You will be awarded ESB qualifications upon successful assessment at the end of each course. Contact us to find out where you can study to gain ESB qualifications.

ESB中国课程是为想通过公共演讲和辩论课程来提高英语交流水平的学生而设。

演讲课程根据ESB的考试要求,为培养学生清晰、高效和自信的互动性英语交流能力而规划;课程鼓励学生在每一阶段的发展中都成为有自信的演讲者以及沟通家。这些沟通能力,是学生在学校和大学生涯以及日后社交和未来事业中不可或缺的重要技能。

ESB中国设计的演讲课程以CARE关怀为核心:特制Customised、适应Adaptable、紧密相关 Relevant、有趣Engaging。你可以通过www.esbinchina.org 的个人账户下载教学资源。为我们的课程特制的、一套有趣的在线学习工具,均按照学生个人情况制定,这将大大提高学生的学习兴趣。请咨询你本地的中心是否采用ESB中国课程体系。

在课程结束后并成功通过考试,你将获取由ESB颁发的资格证书。想了解你在哪里能修读我们的课程,请联系我们