About us

The Association of Language Schools of the Czech Republic (AJS) is a professional association of languages schools and it is the only association that unifies language schools and agencies in the Czech Republic. We pride ourselves in the fact that our members offer their clients quality and professional language services.

Each member of the Association is governed by a Code of Quality. Schools are committed to respecting the fundamental principles of quality teaching of foreign languages. One of the purposes of the Association is to attempt to bring an ethical dimension to the business environment of language services. A Code of Ethics commits members to responsible moral conduct and behaviour towards clients, colleagues and other business entities.

Association of Language Schools of the Czech Republic is an associate member of EAQUALS, which is an international association of institutions and organisations involved in language education. Its aim is to promote and guarantee high quality in language teaching and learning.

International Conference on Modern Approaches in Language Learning and Teaching 2020

The Czech Association of Language Schools is holding its 9th international conference in 2020. The conference is designed for language teachers at primary and secondary schools, high schools, and private language schools. The event provides a unique opportunity to follow the latest trends in teaching English, German, French, Spanish, Russian and Czech for foreigners. You can also see presentations and meet representatives from the biggest publishing houses, examination bodies, and e-learning providers. The opportunity to meet colleagues, share best practices, discuss teaching and learning, and sometimes start cooperation on an individual or institutional level is highly valued.

The conference is accredited by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport n.: MSMT-7084/2019-2-220.

Organization team

The 9th year of the conference is being prepared by:

Bibiana Machátová – Chair of the Conference, Vice-President of the Association of Language Schools

Bibiana has been active in the field of language teaching since 2000. She has worked as an English teacher, teacher trainer, and Director of Studies. She currently works as the Academic HR Director at EDUA Group.

Anna Petružálková – Conference Organizer

Anna has been involved in organizing the AJS Conference since 2015. She is responsible for everything – renting the conference venue, communicating with conference partners and presenters, creating graphic materials, and ordering refreshments. Anna currently works as Business and IT Consultant at Channel Crossings.