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Open World Research Initiative (OWRI)

OWRI is the Open World Research Initiative, funded by the AHRC (Arts and Humanities Research Council). It aims ‘to regenerate and transform modern language learning by foregrounding language's power to shape how we live and make our worlds.’ There are four projects:...

Language World 2019

Our annual conference Language World took place on 22-23 March 2019. Thank you again to all our delegates, sponsors and exhibitors for attending and making it a success once again this year. You can now access the session presentations and explore the conference...

Upcoming ALL Elections

ALL’s Council has twelve members who are elected for a three year term. The Council’s role is: • to discuss and Inform the Association's policies and strategies • to contribute to the future development of the Association • to consider proposals for new activities and...

Live Language Learning Issues in the Media

ALL Briefing No. 7                                           Date: March 2019 Theme: Live Language learning issues in the media Background: A considerable number of advisory documents, reports, campaigns and recommendations have emerged in the public domain in the...

BBC Languages Survey

The conclusions of the survey of language learning in UK schools published by the BBC on February 27 2019 emphasise the importance of the work done by the Association for Language Learning (ALL) both in speaking up for languages and their importance to our national...

CLIL at Language World 2019

At this year's Language World conference, there will be a focus on CLIL. On Friday, there will be The thrill of CLIL!  with Nadine Chadier.  At St Jérôme Bilingual Primary where Nadine works, KS1 pupils learn Geography, Art and P.E. with embedded ICT through all...

Consultation and ALL Representation

ALL Briefing No. 6 Date : February 2019 Background: The relevant section of ALL’s constitution says ……. The Association is established to promote and support the learning and teaching of natural languages.  In furtherance of the above object but not further or...

Speaking up for Languages – Language World 2019

Language World, the Association for Language Learning’s annual conference and CPD event offers a packed programme from across the languages sector. - It's an exhibition: a large and varied exhibition showcasing the latest in language learning resources and support. -...

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