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Contact languages@leargas.ie to request your promotional pack of posters, pencils and wristbands and celebrate the European Day of Languages in your school or organisation!

The European Day of Languages (EDL) is 26 September every year. It is a day to celebrate the diversity of languages across Europe and is a chance for schools and all organisations to:

  • alert the public to the importance of language learning
  • increase awareness and appreciation of all the languages spoken in Europe
  • encourage lifelong language learning.

EDL is an initiative of the Council of Europe and began in 2001. Find information, resources and interactive games on the European Day of Languages website.

Resources and competition

Every year Léargas hold an annual competition to promote language learning. The EDL website has a range of interactive games and resources available for language teachers and learners.

Benefits

The European Day of Languages is a perfect way for teachers or learners of ANY language to celebrate language learning and language diversity. Language learning brings benefits to young and old: you are never too old to learn a language and to enjoy the opportunities it opens up! Knowing even a few words of another language can help us to understand and appreciate other cultures and their differences.

📢This workshop is for organisations who want to submit a European Solidarity Corps application under the February deadline.This event will be for both volunteering and the occupational strand. 🗓️ 25 January ➡️ bit.ly/2TYyX8G

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📢This workshop is for organisations who want to submit a European Solidarity Corps application under the February deadline.This event will be for both volunteering and the occupational strand. 🗓️ 25 January ➡️ bit.ly/2TYyX8G

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This training course is for youth organisations that are interested in working on inclusion and diversity issues. The deadline for applications is 03 February. Apply here bit.ly/2Ut05NZ

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@mrougerieTC @Leargas_etwinn @languagesdude Hi Magali, if you'd like to email your query to comms (at) leargas.ie we'll pass it on to the ops team!

In order to participate in European Solidarity Corps volunteering traineeships and job activities, organisations are required to obtain a Quality Label. Register here ➡️ bit.ly/2RXHRGl

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Léargas

Léargas is a not-for-profit organisation that operates under the aegis of the Department of Education and Skills and the Department of Children and Youth Affairs. Léargas manages European, national and international exchange and cooperation programmes in education, training and youth and community work and has been managing such programmes for over 30 years. Léargas currently has 40 staff based in our Dublin office. Our staff come from Ireland, Poland, France, Croatia, Denmark and Spain and have wide-ranging experience in education, training, community, youth and development work; and in IT and finance. The National Centre for Guidance in Education operates under the aegis of Léargas.
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LéargasFriday, January 18th, 2019 at 10:25pm
📢This workshop is for organisations who want to submit a European Solidarity Corps application under the February deadline.This event will be for both volunteering and the occupational strand.
🗓️ 25 January ➡️ https://bit.ly/2TYyX8G
Léargas
LéargasFriday, January 18th, 2019 at 10:10pm
Regaining Europe - The Role of Youth Work in Supporting European Cohesion. This conference will reflect upon Europe today and the potential role of youth policy and youth work. It will also look at programmes such as Erasmus+ Youth in Action and European Solidarity Corps and examine how they can help restore the European spirit and European cohesion. Apply by 20 January ➡️ https://bit.ly/2TOZ4jg
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LéargasFriday, January 18th, 2019 at 10:10pm
This seminar is for those working in the VET sector, representatives from national agencies involved in Erasmus+ inclusion projects and representatives from NGOs. 🔜 Apply by 24 January https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/leargas_application
Léargas
LéargasThursday, January 17th, 2019 at 11:35pm
📢This workshop is for organisations who want to submit a European Solidarity Corps application under the February deadline.This event will be for both volunteering and the occupational strand.
🗓️ 25 January ➡️ https://bit.ly/2TYyX8G
Léargas
LéargasThursday, January 17th, 2019 at 10:05pm
📢School Exchange Partnerships Application Workshop🗓️ 02 February Dublin West Education Centre. For more information and to register
➡️ bit.ly/2GqvnSG