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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.).

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Animal Magic - An Animal Awareness Educational Programme Newsletter for Schools

The Animal Awareness Education Programme is the first Project under the umbrella of the Values Education Programme. The general aims of the Value Education Programme are :- - To help individuals think about and reflect on different personal, social, moral and spiritual values and proctical implications of expressing them in relation to others. - To encourage educators to look at education as a medium for providing students with a philosophy of living, thereby facilitating their overall growth, development and choices. The Animal Awareness Education Programme is used as a medium to foster values in our students both at Primary and Seocndary level, mainly through non-formal education. The love of animals is underpinned by Values, such as respect,commitment and responsibility. The Programme helps children reflect on these values and put them into practice in their dealings with the ...

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