These English courses for children were
Over the years, the Institute gained high prestige and experienced a consequent increase in enrolment. Always ahead of
so successful that in March 1969 IATEL
became independent of Snow White's and, together with its 400 students, it moved
to the first premises at Santiago 726.
new technologies and methodology,
IATEL was a pioneer in the use of audio equipment in every classroom, the
introduction of video and the creation
of its own didactic material.
In 1982, IATEL moved to Rioja 2234.
It was then that, without altering its
acronym, its name was changed for
“Institute for the Active Teaching of
the English Language”, according to the approach applied at the time. That year, around 1,800 students enrolled for the
wide range of courses offered.