IDEA ACADEMIA

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IDEA Academia is the newest school of The IDEA GROUP that also operates Idea Cebu (school) and TOP ESL (online English lessons), located in the heart of Cebu, one of the biggest metropolitan areas in the Philippines and a hub of world-class language schools.Cebu represents the ideal learning destination in the Philippines and our students can benefit from the high-quality English lessons with professional and experienced native-English level teachers. On weekends, students can enjoy the many activities of one of the world’s finest seaside resort areas, all at a very affordable price!

IDEA ACADEMIA is located in the center district of Mabolo in Cebu City. The building is comprised of IT companies and IDEA ACADEMIA is housed on the top floor. Students can enjoy the newly constructed amenities such as cafeteria, student lounge for studying and pleasure.

We take pride in the quality of education we provide language learners.  Our English programs were carefully prepared to suit students of different levels, ages, backgrounds and purpose. Our language instructors are well-trained and have continuous enhancement workshops and training for professional growth and development.  We aim not only for students to learn English with us but to nurture confidence and belief in themselves in using the language globally.

 

Address 16F GAGFA IT TOWER, Panagdait, Mabolo, Cebu City, CEBU 6000
Established Nov 2015
Capacity 250
Facilities in school Private Class Booth, Group Class Room, Testing Room, Presentation Room, Yoga Room, Dining Room, Student Lounge, Cafeteria, Wi-Fi Zone
Facilities near building Shopping Mall, Super Market, 24 hours Convenience Store, Coffee shop,International Restaurants, Pharmacy
Management Filipino, Japanese, Chinese, Taiwanese, Vietnamese, Thai, Russian

Mission-Vision-Goal

Our MISSION is to be a stepping stone -a pathway- for language learners who aim to compete in the global world where English is the major language used.

Our VISION is to produce graduates who have achieved their desired level or who are on their way to fulfilling their goals and purpose in fields where English is necessary.

Our GOAL is to make every day a learning experience for our students, as well as our teachers, so both can take part in attaining our mission in the English learning field.

High Quality Education

We take pride in the quality of education we provide language learners.  Our English programs were carefully prepared to suit students of different levels, ages, backgrounds and purpose. Our language instructors are well-trained and have continuous enhancement workshops and training for professional growth and development.  We aim not only for students to learn English with us but to nurture confidence and belief in themselves in using the language globally.

One of the best features of IDEA Academia is its integrated curriculum.  We believe learning should be dynamic; thus we also offer Activity Classes like Morning Brain Training, Yoga and Dance which integrates physical exercise and English.  etc…

 

Location

Idea Academia is conveniently located on the 16th floor of a recently-built office tower in one of the most developed districts in Cebu City.  Students have easy access to 24-hour convenience stores, fast foods and pharmacies.

It is also just 5 minutes away from three of the biggest shopping malls in the city – Ayala Mall, SM Cebu and Robinsons Galleria, and 15 minutes away from the third biggest mall in the country, SM Seaside City.

IDEA ACADEMIA PROGRAM

We offer various General English courses so students can select the intensity and areas of study that best match their needs. These courses are ideal for anyone who needs to enhance their practical ability to use English with greater fluency, accuracy and overall confidence. Our courses offer complete immersion in English and are ideal for students who want to improve their ability in the shortest possible time.

IDEA ACADEMIA provides a rich and balanced curriculum of lessons with qualified teachers assigned to specific language areas such as “Speaking”, “Listening”, “Writing”, “Reading”, “Grammar” and “Vocabulary” with a strong emphasis on practical real-world English.
Our “Curriculum Research and Development Division” is in charge of making and choosing course content as well as providing regular teacher training sessions. Through this process we strive to provide our students with a world-class learning experience.

Intensive ESL(IE)

This program provides a balanced academic course load covering the 4 essential skills of English: Speaking, Listening, Reading and Writing.It is available in varying ratios of private and group lessons and is open to students of all language levels.

Communication ESL (CE)

This program is designed for students who want to choose the ratio and types of classes to best target their needs
with a choice of 3-8 private lessons per day. This program is open to students who score the equivalent level of CEFR B1 or above on
their initial proficiency tests.

 

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The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is a standardised English language test designed for foreign speakers who wish to study, work and live in an English-speaking environment. Getting a successful result in the IELTS test can open doors to global academic and professional opportunities in many institutions and locations in the world where English is used and is often required for admission to Universities or as a prerequisite for a visa.

This programme is perfect for people who:
Want to gain an internationally recognized English language qualification to improve professional success in the future.
Want to enter a university in the UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, or Canada.
Need a visa for a country which accepts IELTS as proof of language proficiency.

 

IELTS Intensive

This program is provided year-round with a duration of 1 to 24 weeks. It is open to students who score the equivalent level of CEFR B1
or above on their initial proficiency tests. We will prepare a program designed for their specific target band score.

IELTS Guaranteed Score

This is a 10-week program on a fixed schedule of start dates and is specifically prepared for the target band score of the participants.
Students must attend mandatory mock tests, attend all scheduled classes and complete all self-study assignments. We provide an 8-week intensive course that will prepare candidates for the official test on the 8th week of their stay. The remaining 2 weeks will consist of review classes to ensure retention and practical application of key learning points. Participants that fulfil the above
requirements but cannot reach their target will be provided with additional lessons.

 

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IDEA ACADEMIA’s TOEIC courses are designed to build a fund of test-related vocabulary and grammar and familiarize students with all types of exercises that they´ll have to do in the actual examination. And since there´s no better way to practise for an examination than by doing the exam itself, we´ll provide students with regularly-scheduled TOEIC mock tests and students will be able to review their results and be provided with corrections and feedback.

In addition to learning the language and listening skills needed to master the test, they will also learn techniques and strategies of test-taking so they can utilize their time-management strategically to maximize their potential to hit their target score.

 

TOEIC Intensive

This program is provided year-round with a duration of 1 to 24 weeks. It is open to students who score the equivalent level of CEFR B1 or above on their initial proficiency tests. We will prepare a program designed for their specific target score.

TOEIC Guaranteed Score

This is a 10-week program on a fixed schedule of start dates and is specifically prepared for the target improvement level of the participants (100-150 points).  Students must attend mandatory mock tests, attend all scheduled classes and complete all self-study assignments. We provide an 8-week intensive course that will prepare candidates for the official test on the 8th week of their stay. The remaining 2 weeks will consist of review classes to ensure retention and practical application of key learning points. Participants that fulfil the above requirements but cannot reach their target will be provided with additional lessons.

 

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・Develop business language and skills necessary to use English effectively at work
・Communicate more confidently, effectively, accurately and fluently in both written and spoken English
・Improve ability to use English in real-life situations such as emails and meetings
・Expand vocabulary and useful expressions for business situations
・Increase grammatical knowledge, enabling a greater range of structures while speaking English
・Learn how to create and deliver impactful presentations
・Develop a broader understanding of topical international business issues

Power Business English
is an intensive program that offers private (1:1) classes only. In this course, the student is able to choose the courses that best match their needs, and teachers can provide individualized content and feedback that is specifically targeted to providing the most efficient learning path.

ESL + Biz (General English + Business English)
is designed to improve everyday spoken and written English to promote fluency in Business Communication. This program provides a balanced mix of all-around English skills, as well as business-specific courses.

Biz Intensive
is appropriate for those preparing for a career in business or are already working, and would like to move into an international setting.  This program offers a broad study of the English language, both spoken and written, from a variety of business topics.  The students can study with other students who are focused on similar goals in career and business.

Business Presentation English
is tailored to students that want to prioritize their classes towards improving their ability to deliver information logically and persuasively in a professional environment. In addition to the presentation-focused classes the student’s schedule will also include more general business English areas such as business writing and business listening.

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BEST Location

Idea Academia is conveniently located on the 16th floor of a recently-built office tower in one of the most developed districts in Cebu City. Students have easy access to 24-hour convenience stores, fast foods and pharmacies. It is also just 5 minutes away from three of the biggest shopping malls in the city – Ayala Mall, SM Cebu and Robinsons Galleria, and 15 minutes away from the third biggest mall in the country, SM Seaside City.

Essential Communicative Methods

– PREP & Active Listening-

We have developed our own fundamental learning strategies to ensure that all of our students can speak in a logical and interactive manner. We don’t just teach the language, we teach you how to use the language effectively in the real world!

World-Class Luxury School Facilities

Idea Academia school facilities include three distinct student lounges for students to relax and work on self-study assignments, a fitness room for yoga and Zumba lessons, a cafeteria/dining area that serves 3 meals a day as well as our custom-designed classrooms for 1:1, small group and large group classes.

Guaranteed scores:

Your pathway to future success

We understand that some of our students have clear goals to reach and need to attain a level of proficiency required to move on to future goals of higher education or re-location to another country. We take those goals seriously and offer guaranteed courses (see further info for IELTS and TOEIC programs) to make sure that our students can open doors to their future.

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