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
The Languages Bridge
This unique project has already been embraced by around eighty schools and can be adapted to any language and any level. Its aim is to give learners an understanding of how language actually works – encouraging learners to consider different linguistic structures and language learning strategies rather than specific skills in just one tongue.
A thorough online programme has been developed - with fifteen hours of innovative, multilingual and interactive materials organised into six Building Blocks. The material aims to develop general listening and reading skills and improve text comprehension and language construction. It includes drama, creativity and narrative which can be used for collaborative classroom tasks – and every element can be adapted to suit pupil level and setting.
Pupils are highly motivated by the project. It helps children get to grips with the basics of any lang
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