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European Language Label Award 2019

 

Do you know of a creative, innovative and inspirational language learning initiative, or one that promotes the importance of languages? Then apply for a European Language Label Award in 2019!

The European Language Label Award (ELLA) is coordinated by the European Commission. It highlights and rewards innovative initiatives in language teaching, learning and promotion, and brings these initiatives to the attention of the public along with professionals in the languages field.

The ELLA is open to all fields of education and training. No project is too big or too small, and both accredited and non-accredited initiatives are encouraged to apply. Whether it’s a football team, university, community group, school, youth group, company, or choir – we want to hear your stories of language learning being brought to life!

ELLA applications must support one or more of these six categories:

  1. Engaging language learning environments
  2. Multilingual schools and classrooms
  3. Language-friendly society
  4. Languages for the future
  5. Increasing awareness and changing perceptions
  6. Using technology to enhance language learning techniques

These categories support the award’s aims along with those of Languages Connect. The Digital Strategy for Schools is also supported in category 6.

Apply online now before the deadline of Tuesday 30 April 2019.  Entrants will be notified of the results by the end of May 2019. All winners will receive an award and certificate at the award ceremony in Dublin on Thursday 10 October 2019. 

Please read the Competition Guidelines, including Terms and Conditions, before applying.

More about the award

Léargas has managed the ELLA in Ireland for nine years. More than one hundred educational, training and community groups and language teachers, learners and ambassadors have received the ELLA.

Previous winners have said that “receiving external validation from such a respected organisation was a huge boost for the organisation and our team”. The European Language Label is not limited to European languages; teaching or learning of any language can be considered.

Close to Dundalk? Interested in organising a youth exchange? Perhaps you want to send your youth workers to professional training abroad? Don't miss our upcoming Application Workshop on 04 September! Register now at: bit.ly/YouthApplicati…

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This seminar is mainly targeted at school leaders and teachers of pupils aged between 6 and 16 that are interested in the themes of Inclusion and creativity. For more information ➡️ bit.ly/2oRiViS

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Close to Dundalk? Interested in organising a youth exchange? Perhaps you want to send your youth workers to professional training abroad? Don't miss our upcoming Application Workshop on 04 September! Register now at: bit.ly/YouthApplicati…

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⚡️Youth Workers ⚡️ YOCOMO 3 intends to create a space for you, as a youth worker, to reflect and exchange on your practice using the ETS competence model for youth workers. Find out more ➡️ bit.ly/2ta4HfJ

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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.
Léargas
LéargasMonday, August 19th, 2019 at 4:01am
Close to Dundalk? Interested in organising a youth exchange? Perhaps you want to send your youth workers to professional training abroad? Don't miss our upcoming Application Workshop on 04 September! Register now at: http://bit.ly/YouthApplicationWorkshopDundalk
Léargas
LéargasSunday, August 18th, 2019 at 8:15pm
This seminar is mainly targeted at school leaders and teachers of pupils aged between 6 and 16 that are interested in the themes of Inclusion and creativity.

For more information ➡️ https://bit.ly/2oRiViS
Léargas
LéargasSunday, August 18th, 2019 at 8:15pm
This seminar is a three-day event aiming to develop viable
cross-sectoral Strategic Partnerships under Key Action 2 –
Strategic Partnerships in the field of education, training and youth.

For more information ➡️ https://bit.ly/2oRiViS
Léargas
LéargasSaturday, August 17th, 2019 at 10:00pm
Close to Dundalk? Interested in organising a youth exchange? Perhaps you want to send your youth workers to professional training abroad? Don't miss our upcoming Application Workshop on 04 September! Register now at: http://bit.ly/YouthApplicationWorkshopDundalk
Léargas
LéargasFriday, August 16th, 2019 at 9:00pm
⚡️Youth Workers ⚡️
YOCOMO 3 intends to create a space for you, as a youth worker, to reflect and exchange on your practice using the ETS competence model for youth workers.

Find out more ➡️ https://bit.ly/2ta4HfJ