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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
The Language Laboratories for Deaf Children

The school of the Piarist Fathers works in the city of Genoa with a large number of South American families. Also, through its collaboration with various missionary groups, it works with families from some African countries. The teaching of foreign languages is therefore fundamental in this school, which also deals with the language of children with hearing and other disabilities. Only in this way will their world not be limited to gestures and will they be able to communicate in Italian and English as well as in their mother tongue. The use of specific teaching techniques for all the pupils is an excellent tool for social integration within the school, which also stands out by being very advanced in the special basic pedagogical features it adopts.
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