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Final report from our external evaluators

Wednesday 10th Aug 2011

Please click here to view the final report from SQW, our external evaluators. The report highlights the diverse range of activities undertaken by the nine Routes into Languages regional consortia...

Region: National

'Sausage Cup' sets sizzling pace for German and football in the North East

Tuesday 12th Jul 2011

Monday 11th July saw the fourth ‘Bratwurstpokal’ German language and football tournament take place at Newcastle University’s Longbenton sports ground. Six Schools from the North...

Region: North East

State school girls triumph at Bee finals

Thursday 7th Jul 2011

Top spellers in the England final of the foreign language spelling bee 6 July were: Alice Pawluk for French, from Cardinal Wiseman school in West London Emily Pote for German, from Wilmslow...

Region: National

Taking Stock, The Linguist June 2011

Tuesday 14th Jun 2011

Director of the National Network for Translation, Myriam Salama-Carr reflects on the success of the collaborative Routes into Languages initiative. Click here to read 'The Linguist' article.

Web-based Resources Launch

Tuesday 7th Jun 2011

The East Midlands Consortium has launched a suite of resources designed to support both teachers and pupils of G.C.S.E, A1 and A2 French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Polish, Portuguese,...

Region: East Midlands

Routes NW partner wins Community Award

Tuesday 24th May 2011

Xue Theresa Teng, a close friend of the Routes NW project, was the winner of the University of Manchester's Community Award for staff.  Theresa has served since 2004 as the Head Teacher of the...

Region: North West

New resources for language teachers

Friday 6th May 2011

Looking for a unique and exciting resource for the classroom? Produced by Routes into Languages, the new txt spk badges offer a different approach to language teaching. Packs available to order...

Region: North West

Creating a Buzz about Languages

Tuesday 3rd May 2011

On 1st April this year, year 7 pupils from across the North East gathered at Northumbria University for the first ever regional foreign language spelling bee. The spelling competition was held in...

Region: North East

Languages lead the way at North East Festivals

Tuesday 3rd May 2011

This spring saw three festivals of international culture take place across the North East. Schools attended from across the region bringing a total of 240 pupils to the three events held in Durham,...

Region: North East

Speaking Competition 2011

Friday 15th Apr 2011

The Routes into Languages SW MFL Speaking Competition is open to students of secondary age from any SW school and provides an opportunity for students to use their foreign language out of the...

Region: South West

WINNERS (Pilton Final) - MFL Speaking Competition 2011

Friday 15th Apr 2011

List of Winners...

Region: South West

WINNERS (Swindon Final ) - MFL Speaking Competition 2011

Thursday 14th Apr 2011

List of Winners...

Region: South West

WINNERS (Bath Final ) - MFL Speaking Competition 2011

Wednesday 13th Apr 2011

List of Winners...

Region: South West

New opportunities for exchange visits in Madrid

Tuesday 12th Apr 2011

The regional authorities of Madrid offer exchanges between schools in Madrid and schools in other countries in 2011-2012. The students taking part in the exchange may stay: • with Spanish...

Region: West Midlands

VLE Languages User Group and Routes into Languages conference - Coventry University

Monday 4th Apr 2011

On 16th March, Routes ito Languages and VLE Languages User Group at Coventry University held a joint conference aimed at  bringing together anyone and everyone in the languages community....

Region: West Midlands

NNI presents at the LLAS e-learning symposium

Thursday 24th Mar 2011

For those who couldn’t attend the conference in Southampton, some excellent speakers were present; the NNI contribution along with all sessions can now be seen on the LLAS website.

A new year with the NNI

Thursday 24th Mar 2011

With 2011 well under way, there is plenty to look forward to in the calender. Events include participation in the LLAS e-Learning Symposium (27, 28 Jan, University of Southampton), a chance to see...

The NNI in print!

Thursday 24th Mar 2011

The NNI has recently featured in two notable journals. An article appeared in the Autumn 2010 edition of the Scottish Language Review, reporting on our 18 June trainer and teacher event, Engaging...

NNI at ALT-C 2010

Thursday 24th Mar 2011

ALT-C is the largest annual e-learning event in the UK attended by the crème de la crème of instructional designers and learning technologists (more than 500 of them usually), so it...

NNI resource wins prestigious JORUM commendation

Thursday 24th Mar 2011

The National Network for Interpreting would like to thank all the members of the community who have voted for our entry in this year’s JORUM competition.   Our resource has been awarded a...

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