Entries by Timo

The Magic of Language – Productivity in Linguistics and Language Teaching

The theme of the Fifth Saarbrücken Conference on Foreign Language Teaching is productivity in linguistics and language teaching, the productive use of language often being marked by an undeniable magic. This magic does not only consist in the fact that people are capable of understanding each other if they master the same code. It is […]

European Language Gazette Nr. 47

May-July 2019 Content of this newsletter Featured articles ECML programme developments Training and consultancy for ECML member states ECML resources National developments Professional Network Forum of the ECML Council of Europe developments News from other organisations Quick links Online version

Call for papers: International Conference Innovation in Language Learning

12th Edition  –  Florence, Italy  –  14/15 November 2019 The 12th edition of the International Conference Innovation in Language Learning promotes transnational cooperation and sharing of good practice in the field of language teaching and learning. The event also is an excellent opportunity for the presentation of previous and current language learning projects and initiatives. […]

Call for papers: Alien in LSP Classroom

The Institute of Foreign Languages at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic has issued a call for papers on the role of the LSP teacher. We hope to collect papers by LSP practitioners that will make up an international publication providing a guidance for other LSP instructors and enlightening them […]

European Language Gazette Nr. 46

March-April 2019 Content of this newsletter Featured articles ECML programme developments Training and consultancy for ECML member states ECML resources ECML related publication National developments Council of Europe developments Professional Network Forum of the ECML News from other organisations Quick links Online version

Full scholarship for the Certificate in Contemporary Arabic Programme

Sharek Centre, London, is offering one full scholarship for our Certificate in Contemporary Arabic Programme, starting on October 8th 2018. The immersive Certificate in Contemporary Arabic is a fully experiential, contextualised and communicative programme providing an intensive Arabic language and cultural experience. It prepares students for a wide range of professional, social and academic challenges. […]

Towards Quality and effecitive Apprenticeships

The Council Recommendation of 15 March 2018 on a European Framework for Quality and Effective Apprenticeships (2018/C 153/01) has been published in the Official Journal of the European Union. The Recommendation aims at increasing the employability and personal development of apprentices and contributing towards a highly skilled and qualified workforce responsive to labour market needs. Quality […]

TLC 4 ABOUT TO LAND ON YOUR DESKTOP

Training Language and Culture Issue 4 published tomorrow Attention everyone. Your CHRISTMAS READING is about to arrive on your desktop. TLC 4 is perhaps our most challenging issue yet, with its focus firmly on the future. In her article, Svetlana Popova makes the controversial assertion that we should use more ‘TXTING’ AND SOCIAL MEDIA in […]