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Estonia: national representatives to the ECML

Governing Board of the ECML

Appointed ministerial representatives from each member state. The Governing Board adopts programmes of activities, monitors their implementation and oversees the Centre’s management.

Estonia Estonia - Governing Board, Nominating Authority, EDL National Relay


Ms Pille Põiklik
Name:
Ms Pille Põiklik
Address:
Ministry of Education and Research
Language Policy Department
Chief expert
Munga 18
EE-50088 Tartu
Phone:
+372 7350 223
Fax:
+372 7350 220

National Nominating Authority

Agencies in each member state linked to ministries. They are responsible for selecting participants to the Centre's activities.

Estonia Estonia - Governing Board, Nominating Authority, EDL National Relay


Ms Pille Põiklik
Name:
Ms Pille Põiklik
Address:
Ministry of Education and Research
Language Policy Department
Chief expert
Munga 18
EE-50088 Tartu
Phone:
+372 7350 223
Fax:
+372 7350 220

Contact for the European Day of Languages (EDL)

The function of a national EDL Relay is to act as a multiplier for organisations, schools and associations, circulating: information communicated by the Council of Europe (for example the press release of the Council on the Day, which the Relays are invited to translate into national/local languages, updates on the website); promotional materials - posters, stickers etc. provided by the Council of Europe every year in significant quantities for event organisers.

Estonia Estonia - Governing Board, Nominating Authority, EDL National Relay


Ms Pille Põiklik
Name:
Ms Pille Põiklik
Address:
Ministry of Education and Research
Language Policy Department
Chief expert
Munga 18
EE-50088 Tartu
Phone:
+372 7350 223
Fax:
+372 7350 220

Contact for the European Language Portfolio

Please click here

Contact point for the ECML

National networks in language education; The National Contact point disseminates information and documentation on the Centre‘s work on a national level.

Estonia Estonia - National Contact Point

Name:
Mr. Tõnu Tender
Address:
Estonian Language Institute (Eesti Keele Instituut)
Director
Roosikrantsi 6
10119 Tallinn
Phone:
+ 372 5154 365

Presentation

Official website (in Estonian, Russian, English)

A state agency administered by the Ministry of Education and Research, established on January 1, 1997:

  • Department of Curricula and Examinations of General Education
  • Department of Curriculum Development
  • Department of Vocational Education
  • Department of Teachers
  • Department of Databases
  • Department of Organising Examinations
  • Administrative Department
  • Department of External Evaluation of Educational Institutions
  • Foreign Language Department (established on February 15, 2006):
  1. Setting of final examinations for compulsory 9-year general education in FLs (German, English, Russian, French, Estonian as a Second Language);
  2. Setting, administrating and marking of national external school-leaving examinations in foreign languages (German, English, Russian, French, Estonian as a Second Language);
  3. Setting, administrating and marking of three-level examinations of Estonian as the State Language for adults;
  4. Guiding the implementation of the National Curriculum of General Education through evaluating textbooks and study materials, compiling methodological and instructional materials and counselling schools.
     

Services

Application procedure for participants interested in ECML activities

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