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The Austrian Cultural Forum London in cooperation with the Austrian Film Institute, the Austrian Film Commission and Raindance presents the first edition of watchAUT, a new film festival featuring the best new and recent films to emerge from Austria. Running 13th –...read more
Browse and book tickets for our primary and secondary school events at venues around the UK BFI are currently developing partnerships with cinemas and cultural venues around the UK to bring events from the Film & Media Studies and MFL schools programme to venues...read more
Tuesday 05 November: The government has today announced a review of GCSE modern foreign languages content in order to increase their accessibility. This is following an announcement by Ofqual of the decision to make an adjustment in the grading standards for GCSE...read more
ALL welcomes Ofqual’s decision to make an adjustment in the grading standards for GCSE French and German from June 2020 to align these subjects with GCSE Spanish. It is a modest adjustment but will be noticeable in schools and will help to make French and German...read more
Are you a GCSE or A-Level Spanish Teacher? Would you like to improve your teaching skills? Teacher Subject Specialism Training for GCSE/A Level Spanish looks at the key aspects of the new GCSE and A level programme, with a focus on the four language skills, on using...read more
Words: Crista Hazell (ALL Council Member) A truly inspired conference held at the British Council offices in Spring Gardens with a wide range of inspirational forward-thinking professionals from across the educational sector and subject associations to share their...read more
Words: Crista Hazell (ALL Council Member) A whole day secondary focused conference held at the National Congress Centre. There were many speakers including politicians, one of the three exam boards as well as the Languages Pedagogy Review lead, the National Centre for...read more
Please explore the ALL London website for a range of webinars starting this November. These include: Webinar with Steven Fawkes - ALL roadshow autumn 2019, November 05 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm. Webinar with Nick Mair - Stepping stone qualifications to GCSE, Noveber 12 @...read more
Around the world teachers are exploring the motivational impact on learning that can be stimulated by combining interesting and diverse subject content with learning another language. The developments take all sorts of forms, from small- to large-scale and involve a...read more
The Language Learning Journal (LLJ) is ALL’s flagship research journal, published on our behalf by Routledge. It provides a forum for scholarly contributions on current aspects of foreign language and teaching. The LLJ is an international, peer-reviewed journal that...read more
19 October 2019, 10:00 — 27 October, 16:00 ‘Escape At The Grafton’, The Grafton Centre, Cambridge, CB1 1PS Discover the weird and wonderful world of languages! The UK has a museum for dog collars and lawn mowers, but not for languages. This autumn an innovative...read more
Primary Languages - help is on hand This special Autumn Supplement from the Association for Language Learning is intended for Language Coordinators and Headteachers in Primary Schools. The arrival of the new OFSTED Framework may well be an impetus for you to be...read more
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Press releases & open letters from the Association for Language Learning.