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Round Up: Recent events in the East Midlands

Friday 24th Oct 2008

Eurostars Summer Residential: Year 12 students from across the region participated in a languages'summer residential course which was hosted on the Clifton Campus of Nottingham Trent University...

Region: East Midlands

October Away Day

Friday 24th Oct 2008

The many parts of the Routes into Languages North West Consortiumwere brought together in October. Held in the lavish setting of Manchester University's Ashburne Hall, the Away Day was a...

Region: North West

Teacher Training

Thursday 23rd Oct 2008

As part of their project, Routes into Languages North West launched a series of Teacher Training courses in the summer term. These popular courses were specially designed for...

Region: North West

Autumn Newsletter

Thursday 23rd Oct 2008

Highlighing the accomplishments of last year and looking forward to forthcoming events, the new Routes into Languages North West Newsletter has arrived. A hard copy has been sent to all mainstream...

Region: North West

Routes e-bulletin - October 2008

Tuesday 14th Oct 2008

Dear language enthusiast! With the start of the new term, the regional consortia and national networks are now gearing up for a new year of language promotion activities and events.  Have a look...

Region: National

Film Boosts Language Learning

Monday 15th Sep 2008

University World News (www.universityworldnews.com) - a fast growing weekly internet-based international higher education newsletter - has highlighted an innovative film project of the South West...

Region: South West

A Successful First Year!

Friday 12th Sep 2008

Routes into Languages in the South has enjoyed a successful first year of the project, with many exciting events taking place throughout the region. Pupils and teachers from a number of schools have...

Region: South East

Hobsons report

Thursday 11th Sep 2008

Bespoke analysis of the Hobsons’ 2007 school-leaver data, commissioned by Routes into Languages  The aim of the analysis was to support the ongoing work of Routes into Languages relating to...

Region: National

Je Suis Un Rock Star

Wednesday 6th Aug 2008

Back in May we announced that TV production company Shine Limited were looking for enthusiastic young students for the ultimate work experience - touring with a band and helping fix some of the...

Region: National

Eurofest - 25th June 2008 - Languages and Enterprize Event

Thursday 31st Jul 2008

Up to 100 Yr10 pupils from schools in the North Yorkshire region recently took part in a lively languages event at Selby College. Eurofest – a simulated trade fair, organised by North Yorkshire...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Routes e-bulletin - July 2008

Monday 21st Jul 2008

Dear language enthusiast! Summer’s here at last! With the summer holidays almost upon us, many consortia are looking forward to a well earned August break before the new school year gets under way....

Region: National

Themed Family Language Suppers Get Underway

Monday 21st Jul 2008

Children from schools in Leicestershire and Nottinghamshire attended two internationally themed family language suppers at the end of the summer term. The suppers were held at Nottingham Trent...

Region: East Midlands

Project Officer - West Midlands Consortium

Friday 18th Jul 2008

School of Languages...

Region: National

LAFTAs - the People's Vote

Friday 27th Jun 2008

The Language and Film Talent Awards (LAFTAs) is a competition for 13-21 year olds, run by CILT, the National Centre for Languages. Over the course of the competition, CILT asked young people to send...

Region: National

Routes ebulletin - June 2008

Monday 9th Jun 2008

Dear language enthusiast! Welcome to the first Routes into Languages e-bulletin, designed to keep you up to date with the latest news, events and developments at Routes. Despite the rainy weather...

Region: National

Warwickshire Language Days

Monday 2nd Jun 2008

Student volunteers from the University of Warwick worked with Arden School in Solihull to organise two language days on the University campus, on 6th and 20th February.  These days involved about 25...

Region: West Midlands

Languages Tutors

Monday 2nd Jun 2008

Language Tutors are student volunteers who visit a school once a week, to help classroom teachers to deliver language classes or after-school clubs. The Language Tutors might be studying languages at...

Region: West Midlands

Jour de la Francophonie

Monday 2nd Jun 2008

Around 60 Year 8 pupils visited Aston University on 15th May to discover the French speaking nations of the world. University staff and language assistants ran lively workshops on their native...

Region: West Midlands

Staffordshire Pupils Get a Taste of Languages

Monday 2nd Jun 2008

Keele University, in conjunction with the Staffordshire Languages Group, organised a two-phase awareness-raising event. The first phase of our event at Keele University consisted in an informal...

Region: West Midlands

North West Consortium Launch - Thursday 8th May 2008

Thursday 29th May 2008

The North West Consortium was successfully launched on Thursday 8th May 2008. The launch was opened by Professor John Brooks, Vice-Chancellor of Manchester Metropolitan University, and was followed...

Region: North West

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