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Joyeux Noël Blaenau Gwent

Wednesday 15th Dec 2010

On Friday, 10th December, Year 9 pupils from Blaenau Gwent schools came together at Nantyglo Comprehensive School to practise their French by attending Christmas themed workshops. There were 6...

Region: Wales / Cymru

European Day of Languages Quiz Winners

Wednesday 15th Dec 2010

Thanks to all who encouraged their pupils to enter the regional competition for European Day of Languages 2010. Our theme was ‘An invitation to the North’ and we received a variety of...

Region: North East

Why study languages? Classroom calendar and website

Wednesday 15th Dec 2010

Why study languages? Classroom calendar and website Order now for January! 2011 will be the third year that Routes into Languages produces its popular 'Why Study Languages?' calendar. New for 2011 is...

Region: North West

UK Linguistics Olympiad

Monday 13th Dec 2010

Looking for something to do with your Gifted and Talented? Want to show that languages are fun? Then why not consider entering your school in the UK Linguistics Olympiad. It's a competition for...

Region: West Midlands

MYLO is now live!

Friday 10th Dec 2010

MYLO is an exciting free online resource full of interactive challenges, games and material aimed at pupils in UK secondary schools. It’s ideal for use with KS3 pupils learning French, German,...

Region: National

CILT Plus free trial

Friday 10th Dec 2010

CILT is running a 7-day free trial to give teachers and schools the chance to find out more about CILT Plus, a unique new online community for language teachers and professionals. Benefits of CILT...

Region: National

Realising the Strategic Importance of Languages - Baroness Coussins speaks to the region

Friday 3rd Dec 2010

Join our high profile speakers and expert panel from business, schools, universities, and government at the easily accessible Royal Station Hotel in Newcastle. We will hear from Baroness Coussins and...

Region: North East

Job opportunity – The EU are currently recruiting secretaries

Tuesday 30th Nov 2010

Join the European Institutions as an 'Assistant in the Secretarial Field' (Secretary) and your career could take you almost anywhere you want to go. For more information about the positions and the...

Region: Wales / Cymru

New research: Head Teacher Focus Groups – ‘Thinking Dinners’

Wednesday 24th Nov 2010

During the first 2 years of the Routes into Languages programme, Language Networks for Excellence, a West Midlands consortium partner, were involved in curriculum mapping and the effective...

Region: West Midlands

Visit to Fulford School Alternative Languages day, 21.10.10

Wednesday 24th Nov 2010

Visit to Fulford School Alternative Languages day, 21.10.10 York St John University were delighted to take part in Fulford School’s Alternative Languages Day for year 10 students on 21st...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

2011 European Language Label

Tuesday 23rd Nov 2010

Just to let you know, applications are now open for the 2011 European Language Label (formerly known as the European Award for Languages). If you know somebody who’s been working on an...

Region: Wales / Cymru

Multilingual Manchester

Thursday 18th Nov 2010

The University of Manchester today launched their new Multilingual Manchester web archive.   Multilingual Manchester is based at the School of Languages, Linguistics...

Region: North West

Active Languages 2009/10 Case Studies and Resources Go Live!

Wednesday 17th Nov 2010

Routes into Languages Yorkshire and The Humber are pleased to announce that case studies and resources from last year's very successful Active Languages projects are now available to view online and...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Employability Tips for Language Students

Wednesday 17th Nov 2010

Hunting and applying for jobs can be a daunting task! At Routes into Languages North East we've compiled our Top 10 Tips for Employability to help our language students along the way....

Region: North East

Why study languages? Classroom calendar and website

Wednesday 17th Nov 2010

2011 will be the third year that Routes into Languages produces its popular ‘Why Study Languages?’ calendar. New for 2011 is the addition of interactive support materials that are...

Region: West Midlands

THE FIFTH RUSSIAN ESSAY COMPETITION IN THE UK

Thursday 11th Nov 2010

Students learning Russian at Schools, Colleges and Universities in the UK, including heritage learners and adult learners, are invited to participate in the 5th National Russian Essay Competition...

Region: North East

"My DDR Tshirt" - film screening

Tuesday 9th Nov 2010

Free Screening of My DDR T-Shirt Students and teachers are invited to a free evening screening of Ian Hawkins’ remarkable film “My DDR T-Shirt” (German with English subtitles).There...

Region: South East

Year Abroad activity for Year 12s coming soon!

Tuesday 9th Nov 2010

Coming soon! This hands-on activity is designed for year 12 students to support their language learning and to encourage them to take up languages at degree level. The interactive session will...

Region: South East

Russian Essay Competition 2011!

Monday 8th Nov 2010

Students learning Russian at Schools, Colleges and Universities in the UK, including heritage learners and adult learners, are invited to participate in the 5th National Russian Essay Competition...

Region: West Midlands

Languages are for life, not just for holidays

Thursday 4th Nov 2010

In the week beginning 20 September 2010 the Association for Language Learning carried out a wide-ranging consultation exercise with its members, inviting their thoughts on the current state of...

Region: West Midlands

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