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A school which recruits mainly overseas students of all ages, and offers courses at various levels in written and spoken English as a second language. Such schools are usually privately owned and employ teachers, often on short, fixed‐term contracts, who have a qualification in Teaching English as a Second Language, but do not need to have qualified teacher status. See also English as a Foreign Language.

Subjects: Education.

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