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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

This programme supports teaching Polish as a foreign language. It helps learners to master some phenomena present in Polish grammar. This is the purpose which the computer serves ideally because the knowledge of grammar must be automated and mechanised so that one can speak a foreign language unconstrainedly and naturally. It is written in Polish (options, instructions, commands) because it was prepared as an aid in learning the language directed by the teacher and for learners who use it on their own at the same time knowing the bases of Polish. Grampol contains 569 exercise sets in lessons and tests. It is all together 5690 exercises to solve. The following grammar fields are included: phonetics and spelling, word formation, inflection, syntax. From each field , basic matters have been chosen which are the most problematic ones in Polish language learning and in proper usage of the lan ...

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