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23-24

Mar 2017
Whole-school approaches to the language(s) of schooling
Expert meeting
Venue: ECML, Graz, Austria
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24-26

Mar 2017
25th Annual HUPE Conference
Sarah Breslin will be presenting the work of the ECML at the 25th Annual HUPE Conference of the Croatian Association of Teachers of English
Venue: Šibenik, Croatia
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27

Mar 2017
Plurilingual and intercultural competences: descriptors and teaching materials (FREPA)
ECML training and consultancy for member States
Preparatory meeting of the network meeting
Venue: ECML, Graz, Austria
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Mar 2017
Plurilingual and intercultural competences: descriptors and teaching materials (FREPA)”:ECML training and consultancy for member States
Network meeting
Venue: ECML, Graz, Austria
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Mar 2017
Plurilingual and intercultural competences: descriptors and teaching materials (FREPA): ECML training and consultancy for member States
Expert meeting
Venue: ECML, Graz, Austria
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Resource of the month

Inventory of ICT tools and open educational resources

 

Language education is an area where open-access resources, online courses, virtual classrooms and social networks are being increasingly used to give learners access to information, promote interaction and communication, and enhance digital literacy skills. Language professionals need to know not only how to use these tools but how to review them according to pedagogical criteria.

Resources:

  • Web inventory of online, interactive materials with search engine filtering tools according to language skills, type of interaction, pedagogical functions, etc.
  • MOODLE workspace for learning more about using online tools in the classroom.

Target users: teachers and teacher trainers, language policy makers, multipliers.

Authors: Mateusz-Milan Stanojevic, Martina Emke, Pauline Ernest, Ursula Stickler, Joseph Hopkins, Aline Germain-Rutherford, Sarah Heiser, Regine Hampel.

Languages: English, French.

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Austria: host country of the ECML

To support the work of the ECML, the host country has established the Austrian Association of the ECML, which operates as the interface between the Council of Europe and the Austrian authorities.

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