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How to teach languages through art

Words: Nicky Mcintosh, Learning Team Leader, Culture Coventry 'What can you see in this picture?' 'Can you find the words in your dictionary?' 'What is she thinking?' ‘Portrait of Miss Ashwanden in Cookham’ by Stanley Spencer featured in the teaching MFL through Art...

Back to School Sale!

Back to School Sale! Head of Languages Handbook Reduced to just £10.99 for one week only! Our best selling publication, ideal for anyone with a MFL leadership role in a secondary school, is available for just £10.99 (was £14.99) for ONE WEEK only! ...

Investing in CPD for language teachers

Thinking about language CPD for yourself, or are you a head of department or head teacher looking to support your language teachers with CPD for this academic year? Language World 2018 is an ideal event to boost and invest in teachers' professional development. This...

Celebrating World Teacher’s Day

Wishing all teachers a very happy World Teacher's Day!  To celebrate we would like to highlight some of the fantastic work from teachers across the globe. Read about French teacher Meghan Chance who teaches French in New York.  Compare your typical teaching day to...

ALL is developing its international focus

The Association for Language Learning (ALL) is proud to have served the needs of the language teaching community in the UK for over two decades, and long may it continue to do so! But were you aware that increasingly ALL has an international focus to its work, and...

Rosemary Evans Bequest Award

Are you a recently qualified early years / primary teacher (QTS gained since June 2015)? Are you keen to reflect on your professional development as a classroom practitioner? Are you keen to get something published in an educational journal and add it to your CV? If...

Thinking of getting published for the first time?

ALL offers many ways to help you get published for the first time.  Our newly launched 'Learning from the Classroom', in particular, is a platform to connect and share research and practice by teachers.  ALL President Anna Lise Gordon says "Learning from the...

Come and support ALL at the Language Show London

ALL will be exhibiting once again at the newly relaunched Language Show London, taking place at the Business Design Centre in Angel Islington from 13-15 October 2017. We will be proudly supporting the Primary Languages Base, where you can hear about the Language...

Click, Connect Learn Funding for Language Futures

Since 2013, Nesta and the Cabinet Office have been working together to increase the availability of volunteer-led tutoring within schools, in order to improve the educational attainment of disadvantaged pupils.  In order to explore how digital technology could work to...

Reaching out to teacher researchers

We are excited to announce that 'Learning from the Classroom' our new ALL initiative to connect and share research and practice by teachers for the benefit of members is now live. Anna Lise Gordon, ALL President says, "Learning from the Classroom is an exciting way to...

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