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... |
Interdisciplinary language training with ICT
“Interdisciplinary language training for people over 50” at Bénédict School Zwickau, a division of RAG BILDUNG GmbH, has been an integral part of the institution's program since the year 2000. At present people between 55 and 71 are learning English, French and/or Spanish in an open instruction environment, providing considerable latitude for creative and interdisciplinary methods. Once a week (except during summer recess), six to ten “students” get together at the centrally located Bénédict School to learn English, French or Spanish or work with a PC over cake and coffee. The instruction can vary and the classes last three to six hours, depending upon the topic. Although only foreign languages were conveyed at the beginning, the spectrum of instruction was expanded over the last two years to include IT courses at the request of the participants. The learners want to stay up to date not
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