Languages are our business

To help pupils see the relevance of language learning and how they can be employed in the 21st century workplace, we have produced an 8 page booklet with some local companies’ case studies. The booklet can be downloaded from here 44899 RLS Languages are our Business booklet  

Introducing Italian to pupils

Share this powerpoint with your pupils in the days leading up to the European Day of Languages. Also, watch our facebook page for daily Italian language challenge. power-point-italia

Italian tongue twisters and rhymes

Originally posted on Europe Direct Durham:
Can you challenge your pupils to pronounce these Italian tongue twisters ( audio versions of the tongue twisters available here) Sopra la panca la capra campa sotto la panca la capra crepa ( over the bench the goat lives, under the bench the goat dies ) La capra campa…

Win a visit to Strasbourg for VI Formers

Europe Direct Durham is able to offer 24 VI Formers from our region the chance to travel to Strasbourg and take part in a day of debate at the European Parliament. The visit is fully funded and places are awarded to winning entrants in our Euroscola competition. Full details are here Competition for Sixth formers…

Our classrooms through a global lens

A huge thank you to all who spoke at our very well attended conference yesterday. A special thank you to the presenters for agreeing to share their wonderful presentations which can be found in the links below. If you would like to contact any of our presenters, contact details are given on their presentation slides…

Privacy notice

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Song for Europe winners 2018

The winners of this year’s Song for Europe competition are pupils from Newbottle Primary Academy in Houghton le Spring with their rendition of Chu Chu Ua. The lively rendition, complete with actions had the whole audience of over 300 pupils from 26 North East schools on their feet. St Aloysius Roman Catholic School from Hebburn…