The Blog.

A meeting place for us to share our news, events, thoughts and ideas with you...

Apr 07, 2017 Author: sharekcentre
From Goldfish to Golden Retrievers

It’s a sad fact that we don’t always remember what we focus on when learning a foreign language. Despite our best intentions, sometimes new sounds, new words, new grammar...

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Apr 07, 2017 Author: sharekcentre
Learning the Arabic script (1) Quickspell!

This week I’m publishing the first of three posts describing different activities that can be used to learn the Arabic alphabet in more enjoyable ways than writing the same...

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Mar 27, 2017 Author: sharekcentre
An online one-to-one class

As long as you have an internet connection you could be almost anywhere in the world and take part in one of Sharek Centre’s online Arabic language courses. We...

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Mar 07, 2017 Author: sharekcentre
5 websites for Arabic learning online

Being myself a learner of Arabic language I’ve spent quite a long time looking around for any kind of online materials that would make it easier for me to...

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Mar 06, 2017 Author: sharekcentre
A drone, a cold day and a desperate man

What do they have in common: a drone, a cold day and a desperate man? It’s up to you to decide in one of our activities here at Sharek...

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Mar 06, 2017 Author: sharekcentre
Arabic through drama

You don’t need to be good at either Arabic or drama to take part in an Arabic through drama course at Sharek centre, London. We had a great time...

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Mar 06, 2017 Author: sharekcentre
Do worms fall in love?

A couple of weeks ago the teachers at Sharek Centre were treated to a whole day of training on the use of video in the teaching of Arabic as...

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Feb 20, 2017 Author: sharekcentre
The Sharek big idea of sharing language & culture

What does it mean to share a language ? There’s a common misconception that people are bad at learning languages, and that languages like Arabic are extremely difficult. This...

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Feb 20, 2017 Author: sharekcentre
Teacher Training

Sharek Centre provides teacher training and professional development programmes for Arabic teachers, lecturers and educators in other contexts. We create bespoke solutions for newly qualified as well as experienced...

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" We believe language and culture are better shared than taught. "

Yousef Omar - Founder of the Sharek Centre, London