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From Welsh to wellingtons: The Festival of International Culture 2014

Friday 4th Apr 2014

A busy but fun-packed week of language and culture has just drawn to a close here in the North East following our Festival of International Culture at the universities of Teesside, Durham and...

Region: North East

Spelling Bee success for North East schools

Friday 4th Apr 2014

Following months of preparation, Wednesday 26th March saw almost 100 pupils, teachers, parents and supporters descend upon Newcastle University for the North East regional final of the Foreign...

Region: North East

A little account of the MFL Speaking Competition..

Wednesday 2nd Apr 2014

St. Luke's College: http://stlukesmfl.weebly.com/ks4.html   The Gryphon School: http://www.gryphon.dorset.sch.uk/latest-news/gryphon-linguists-win-at-la...   Downe House School:...

Region: South West

Sixth Formers at the Gryphon in Sherborne Dorset reduce language judges to tears

Wednesday 2nd Apr 2014

Read more: http://www.westerngazette.co.uk/Sixth-Formers-Gryphon-Sherborne-Dorset-r...  

Region: South West

WINNERS - MFL Speaking Competition 2014 (sub-regional finals)

Wednesday 2nd Apr 2014

List of Winners & Runners-up   SWINDON FINAL   KS3 Non-Native * Winner: Gwen Choi, Downe House School (German) * Runner-up: Joseph Speak, Pate's Grammar School (French)...

Region: South West

AWARDS - Bristol French Drama Festival 2014

Wednesday 2nd Apr 2014

List of awards: * Best Acting: Abbeywood Community School * Best Language Skills: Winterbourne International Academy * For Creativity: Exmouth Community College   Additional prize: ...

Region: South West

French, Drama and a Feather Duster on Stage in Bristol

Wednesday 2nd Apr 2014

Can there be a more complicated task than to ask secondary school students to create a short play in French on the topic ‘feather duster’ and then perform it on stage in front of a large...

Region: South West

Leeds Loves Languages Festival 7th and 21st March 2014

Tuesday 1st Apr 2014

School pupils from across the region gathered to fuel their love of languages at the Leeds Loves Languages Festival on 7th March. Due to high demand a further date was added on the 21st March 2014....

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Cultural and Linguistic Diversity Day

Friday 21st Mar 2014

  Routes into Languages helped Winterton Community Academy to run their Cultural and Linguistic Diversity Day.   Routes provided four Student Language Ambassadors for the event. The...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Foreign Language Spelling Bee Yorkshire and the Humber Spelling Bee Regional Final 2014

Friday 21st Mar 2014

  114 Year 7 pupils from 29 schools across Yorkshire and the Humber made their way to the Regional Final of the Routes into Languages Foreign Language Spelling Bee on 13th March 2014.   The...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

PRESS RELEASE: Mother Tongue Other Tongue 2014

Tuesday 18th Mar 2014

Running as part of the national competition led by Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy, Routes into Languages North East are delighted to announce the return of the Mother Tongue Other Tongue poetry...

Region: North East

PRESS RELEASE: MOTHER TONGUE OTHER TONGUE 2014

Friday 14th Mar 2014

  Celebrating multi-lingualism through poetry   Working in partnership with Cardiff University, Cardiff Library, WOS and OUP, we are launching a competition that celebrates the linguistic...

Region: Wales / Cymru

EXCELLENCE IN LANGUAGE TEACHING AWARDS 2014

Friday 28th Feb 2014

  Routes into Languages Cymru, in partnership with CILT Cymru, are for the second year running awards for teachers, mentors, PGCE students and ambassadors of Modern Foreign Languages in Wales...

Region: Wales / Cymru

CILT Cymru & Routes Cymru launch new ‘Pupil Language Ambassador’ scheme

Tuesday 25th Feb 2014

CILT Cymru...

Region: Wales / Cymru

Chinese Film Day Success in Sunderland

Wednesday 19th Feb 2014

School pupils from across the region travelled to Sunderland University on Wednesday 5th February to welcome in the Year of the Horse by taking part in a Chinese Film Day.   The Year 8...

Region: North East

Chinese New Year Celebrations

Wednesday 19th Feb 2014

School children from across the region celebrated the Year of the Horse at Leeds Metropolitan University as they learnt about Chinese culture and language.   Around 60 year nine pupils, aged...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

2014 Language and Study Skills Summer School at UCL

Wednesday 19th Feb 2014

From Monday 28 July to Friday 8 August, UCL will run a non residential summer school for year 12 students who are interested in learning a new language. Below is an overview of key information about...

Region: National

Languages and Careers – Tandem Learning Event at University of Hull

Tuesday 18th Feb 2014

5th February 2014 saw 22 AS and A Level students exploring languages and careers at the latest Routes into Languages Yorkshire and the Humber event, held at the University of Hull.   The...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Arsenal Double Club Challenges – Brazil World Cup

Monday 17th Feb 2014

This competition aims to harness the enthusiasm surrounding the Brazil 2014 World Cup and provide an ideal opportunity for students to: learn more about Brazil and the Brazilian World Cup...

Region: London

Student Language Ambassadors Inspire Pupils

Thursday 30th Jan 2014

  Each year, we train over 40 language and business language students to become ambassadors for Routes into Languages Cymru. These students visit schools around Wales to talk to pupils about...

Region: Wales / Cymru

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