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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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FORM-CHANCHE - Mobility-oriented training. The hotel industry in a European context

The project has as objective the European mobility through cultural and professional experiences to enhance European citizenship. To achieve this goal we have organized internship. Stages lasted 2 weeks, during which there were courses in Italian, Spanish, Romanian and French, with visits to farms, agri-tourism, hotel and cultural tours. We worked with: -two schools in Romania and Italy to face in the workplace and to improve knowledge of the language. All this served to know the Eastern European countries in tourism and catering. -two companies in Spain and France to learn about their work, improving knowledge of Spanish and French on the field. Partners were: IPSAR “R.Viviani - C/mare di Stabia (Italy); Colegiul Economic Mihail Kogalniceanu – Focsani (Romania); European Projects Development Bordeaux (France) e AEC Agencia Europea de Congressos – Granada (Spain). Each student wo ...

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