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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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“European Spirit in Our Community”

“European Spirit in Our Community” is a project consisting of classroom and extracurricular activities, projects, field trips, language and cultural courses, lectures given by guest-speakers and various cultural events in Sesvetska Sopnica Elementary School. The project’s target group are students, faculty, parents and other members of the community. The scope of the project encompasses linguistic-communicative, socio-humanistic and cultural areas. While promoting multiculturalism, multilingualism and foreign language learning, a foundation for a unique school is established - one in which school curriculum is brought to life through meeting foreign citizens and learning about their languages, cultures and customs. Throughout the course of the school year, Sesvetska Sopnica Elementary School welcomes many foreign students and guest lecturers from different countries, who teach s ...

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