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The 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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Label of the day
Made in America

Project Objectives: Making recipients familiar with American culture, improving linguistic competences and better preparing secondary school students for their final examinations. Project Description: Made in America is a result of efforts on the part of County and Municipal Public Library in Wejherowo aimed at strengthening its position as an educational provider. The workshop part of the project is addressed to primary and secondary school students from Wejherowo and to library workers from the Wejherowo County. The target group of lectures staged as part of the project are residents of the Wejherowo County whom the project helps become familiar with American culture. The title Made in America relates directly to the culture of the country, which young people mainly associate with pop stars, fast-food bars and Hollywood. The goal of the project is to make residents of Wjeherowo fa ...

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