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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
Get Adults Make Events (GAME)

The project called ”Get Adults Make Events” or briefly ‘GAME’ is the result of a Grundvig Learning Partnership and has been carried out between 2009-2011, but it is still up to date on the e-Twinning desktop platform: The European dimension of the project is given by fact that there are 8 participating countries: two institutions from Italy, Greece, Spain, Poland, Turkey, Lithuania, England and Romania. The project addresses both students and adult learners through the training courses carried out in these institutions and also teachers and all those responsible for training the students. The project aims to allow adults to participate in events such as: games: street games, and to create and organize performances. One of the most important result of the project implementation phase was to create a multilingual vocabulary guide in the 8 languag ...

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