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European Language Label

Welcome to the ELL database for innovative projects in language teaching and learning.

This database contains projects that have received the European Language Label since 1999 (for the pilot phase 1998-99, please refer to "The European Label: catalogue of projects 1998-99").

The database aims to inspire practitioners, stakeholders and policymakers by presenting "best practices" in the field of language teaching and learning.

The European Language Label is awarded to local, regional, and national projects that have found creative ways to improve the quality of language teaching, motivate students, make the best use of available resources to diversify the languages on offer, and other innovative initiatives.

You can search the database according to a number of different criteria:

■      Year of the award
■      Projects by country
■      Educational sector(s)
■      Pedagogical theme(s)
■      Target language(s) of the projects

You can also combine up to all of these criteria to conduct a more focused search. Your query will generate a list of the projects and individuals that have been awarded Labels – just click on the names to learn more (contact details, etc.).

Enjoy your search!

Label of the day
Flornet - Differences Are a Good Base for Innovations - Dictionary for Florists

Dictionary for florists comprises 12 languages and is a project in which 19 partner organisations from 13 European countries participate. All the partners are members of the international network Flornet. The aim of this network is stimulating innovations and mobility, assuring quality and compatibility of vocational education and training in the area of floristry, horticulture and design in Europe. The specialist dictionary for florists is needed at mobility projects and other activities going on within the Flornet network. The aims of the projects are: a) to design a dictionary that is useful at mobility projects, b) to enable communication among participants in the specialist area of floristry and horticulture, c) to eliminate cultural and language differences, d) to encourage the participants to use the dictionary at international conferences, fairs, competitions and workshops and ...

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