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Routes East Norwich City Double Club

Friday 14th Sep 2012

  Click here for more details of Eastern Daily Press articles: http://www.edp24.co.uk/news/norwich_city_defender_javier_garrido_helps_schoolchildren_learn_spanish_1_1513346 http://www.edp24.co....

Region: East of England

European Day of Languages - 26th September 2012

Tuesday 7th Aug 2012

European Day of Languages takes place every year on 26th September. Many schools have their own activities to celebrate languages in Europe and the World and to recognise and celebrate the many...

Region: West Midlands

Adventures of a Teenage Polyglot

Tuesday 7th Aug 2012

An inspiring article from The New York Times tells of a teenager who decided to teach himself 17 languages alongside his formal studies of French, Latin and Mandarin. An inspiring story!   Read...

Region: West Midlands

Why It Pays To Be Bilingual

Tuesday 7th Aug 2012

Being bilingual provides a variety of perks. Aside from giving you the ability to impress your latest love interest by reciting foreign poetry, being bilingual also pays dividends – monetarily...

Region: West Midlands

The Sheffield Hallam University Languages and Film Summer School

Wednesday 11th Jul 2012

The Sheffield Hallam University Languages and Film Summer School The Sheffield Hallam University Languages and Film Summer School is a three day, non-residential activity open to Year 11 pupils...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Sing to the Future – Language really does Beat!!!

Friday 29th Jun 2012

What an exciting final it was for the Routes East Sing to the Future: Language BeatZ final! Four schools were represented on the day: Comberton Village College, Birchwood High School, Hinchingbrooke...

Region: East of England

Interpreting for Europe - Who inspired you to learn languages?

Friday 1st Jun 2012

An  interactive survey is now available here: http://ec.europa.eu/yourvoice/ipm/forms/dispatch?form=LanguageLearning It takes just a few moments to answer, and your contributions could help...

Region: North West

Who inspired you to learn languages?

Thursday 31st May 2012

From the European Commission's DG Interpretation:   Our quick, interactive survey is now available here: http://ec.europa.eu/yourvoice/ipm/forms/dispatch?form=LanguageLearning It takes...

Region: East of England

FREE Olympic Powerpoint Presentations - Now Available

Wednesday 30th May 2012

Our freinds at Brilliant Publications have created three PowerPoints to help you to introduce pupils to the French, Spanish and German words for the 26 main Olympic sports. The PowerPoint displays...

Region: North East

Free PowerPoints for schools - introducing French, Spanish and German words for the 26 main Olympic sports!

Wednesday 30th May 2012

Routes SW is pleased to announce that Brilliant Publications have created three PowerPoints to help teachers to introduce pupils to the French, Spanish and German words for the 26 main Olympic...

Region: South West

Young linguists impress judges

Wednesday 30th May 2012

http://www.northdevongazette.co.uk/news/young_linguists_impress_judges_1_1326942  

Region: South West

Celebrating Success in the South West with Regional Language Awards

Wednesday 30th May 2012

Routes South West held the Regional Finals of its two language competitions at the University of Exeter on Friday 4th May 2012. In attendance were secondary school children from across the South West...

Region: South West

WINNERS (Pop Video Competition 2012)

Friday 18th May 2012

List of Winners & Runners-up per category 11 – 14 Age Group * Winner: Kathryn Moses ('Volvere'), Highcliffe School * Runner-up: Dan Sims, Sam Cross, Ben Squires, Vicky Clark...

Region: South West

WINNERS (MFL Speaking Competition Regional Final 2012)

Friday 18th May 2012

List of Winners & Runners-up per category   KS3 Non-Native * Winner: Robert Oades, Braunton School and Community College * Runner-up: Sofia Reed, Greendown Community School * Runner-up: Tabitha...

Region: South West

Reading student wins prestigious EC Young Translators' competition

Monday 14th May 2012

Thea Bradbury from Kendrick School in Reading recently took part in the European Commission's prestigious Juvenes Translatores (Young Translators) competition. Her efforts saw her become the...

Region: South East

Children get a taste of China at Leeds Met

Wednesday 2nd May 2012

School children from across the region celebrated the year of the dragon at Leeds Metropolitan University this week as they learnt about Chinese culture and language. 50 year pupils, aged between...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

School pupils have fun at the Mardi Gras Languages Festival!

Wednesday 2nd May 2012

Tuesday 21st February 2012– Leeds University and Leeds Metropolitan University Now in its second year and in a joint venture with the University of Leeds Language Centre, Leeds Metropolitan...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

GCSE, AS and A2 Revision Days 27,28,29th March 2012

Wednesday 2nd May 2012

Over 230 secondary pupils and A-Level students from all over Yorkshire and the Humber descended on the Modern Languages Department at the University of Hull to take part in GCSE and AS/A2 level...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

More celebration as Routes into Languages is granted further funding to continue

Monday 23rd Apr 2012

HEFCE has announced an additional £1 million to support the Routes into Languages initiative in England. This is fantastic news and will enable all nine consortia and two national networks to...

Region: National

Yorkshire and The Humber Spelling Bee Regional Final 2012

Wednesday 18th Apr 2012

The Yorkshire and Humber regional Spelling Bee final took place at the University of Hull on the 26th March, with 16 schools and 60 Year 7 pupils from across the region competing for a place in...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

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