The Federation of Spanish Schools to Promote SIELE

On February 15, 2017, La Federación Española de Asociaciones de Escuelas de Español para Extranjeros (FEDELE) signed an agreement to promote SIELE (Servicion Internacional de Evaluación de la Lengua Española). The collaboration agreement was signed into practice by FEDELE Preident Mari Carmen Timor, and Sara Alegría, the commercial director of Telefónica Educación Digital, the company […]

SIELE Exam Guide

SIELE exam guide

The SIELE Exam Guide is now available on the official SIELE web page (download: Guía para la realización del examen SIELE) and it is meant for people, businesses and educational institutions that want to get a detailed look at how the exam is structured and scored.  (The SIELE is the “Servicio Internacional de Evaluación de la Lengua […]


We’ve mentioned before on this blog how the exciting news in the Spanish instruction community is the implementation this year of the new SIELE exam.  The initials stand for “Servicio Internacional de Evaluación de la Lengua Española” and the test will join the DELE “Diplomas de Español como Lengua Extranjera “ as an international certification […]

SIELE Demo Exam Now Online

Practice taking the SIELE Excellent news!  The SIELE team has just published a complete SIELE demo exam to their webpage: It is fully interactive and it offers a true simulation of what candidates will face when they go to a SIELE testing center to sit the official version of the exam. When I tested the […]

What is the SIELE?

SIELE (exam) logo

Back in July of 2015, the director of the Instituto Cervantes, Víctor García de la Concha, and the rectors of the Universidad Autónoma de México and the Universidad de Salamanca, José Narro and Daniel Hernández Ruipérez, presented a new exam: the SIELE (Servicio Internacional de Evaluación de la Lengua Española). It was exciting news for […]