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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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Label of the day
Brăila Seen Through the Eyes of Teenagers

Our project is focused on students aged between 14 to 18 years old. The activities in the project are designed to enhance 3 from the 8 key competences. These key competences are concerning communication in a foreign language, digital competences and artistic expression. The competition promotes the students’ motivation concerning being familiar with, understanding and exploring our city and our region. The activities are focused on making PowerPoint presentations or short movies. The subject is the life of and in our city, Brăila, and the teenagers’ point of view concerning our city. The productions are made in a foreign language (English, French, Spanish, Italian, German or Russian). The students are free to choose what foreign language they want to use. The most attractive and coherent presentations/ movies are selected by a jury. The selected presentations are included into a Pack ...

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