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.).
Enjoy your search!
Label of the day
Teacher-training course "German as a second language/German as a foreign language" at secondary schools
A working group of graduate teachers of German at the Vienna Board of Education, together with secondary academic school teachers and with teaching staff associated with the chair for German as a Foreign Language at the University of Vienna, have designed this in-service training course in German as a Second Language or as a Foreign Language. This is the first in-service course of its kind that specifically addresses secondary academic school teachers: it originated as a needful reaction to important changes in the cultural and linguistic composition of the pupil population at Vienna secondary academic schools – changes that teachers have not been trained for. This in-service training course in German as a Second Language / German as a Foreign Language was launched at the In-Service Teacher Training Institute of the City of Vienna in 2005, to last for three semesters, and to comprise a t
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