News for primary teachers

‘Adopt a Class’ project at Queen’s University Belfast (QUB)

The Northern Ireland Centre for Information on Language Teaching and Research (NICILT), has recently launched a call for undergraduate students of French, Irish and Spanish at Queen's University Belfast (QUB) to ‘adopt a class’ of twelve year olds at their former...

Languages, Society and Policy Journal

Here at the Association for Language Learning (ALL) we like to keep members up to date with initiatives which will support your practice.  We would therefore like to draw your attention to a new online, open-access journal called “Languages, Society and Policy” run by...

Enjoy the benefits of Individual Membership of ALL

Or spread the benefit across your school with a Group Membership.

ALL offers a membership rate for Individual Members who are working in the primary sector as a language teacher. This costs just £70 a year.

Would you like all colleagues in your primary school to benefit from membership? Primary Group Membership costs just £50 a year. Primary group membership enables all teaching staff involved in primary languages at a single school to receive full access to the Language Learning Journal, the ALL Language Zones, Learning from the Classroom, termly copies of Languages Today magazine and the weekly e-bulletin ALLNet.

As a primary group member, you will receive a school membership card which you can take to local ALL events as proof of membership. You and your colleagues will also benefit from a discount on attending the Language World annual conference.

What we offer ALL members

Language Zones

Five collections of articles in English or the target language on culture, resources and practice in the classroom

Languages Today

Practical ideas and content for primary teachers through our termly magazine, Languages Today.

Language Learning Journal

ALL’s flagship research journal providing a forum for scholarly contributions on current aspects of foreign language and teaching.

Learning from the Classroom

The new ALL initiative to connect and share research and practice by teachers for the benefit of members.

Primary Hubs

Local groups across the country offering training and support.

Email fora

Anyone who is teaching languages in the primary sector can also join Primary Languages, ALL’s email discussion group.


Weekly news and updates with our e-newsletter, ALLNet


Discover challenges and competitions for your learners

Additional opportunities & services for the primary languages community


Low cost networking and CPD events across the country.

Advice & guidance

Find advice and guidance on teaching languages for teachers, language coordinators and head teachers in primary schools.


Take a look at our collection of peer reviews of commercially available resources.

Corporate Members

ALL is supported by a number of organisations, who are a useful source of resources, content and support for language teaching and learning.


Find resources for teaching languages for teachers, language coordinators and head teachers in primary schools.

ALL Connect

Free training materials for KS2 teachers through our ALL Connect programme.

Language Futures

Language Futures for primary and secondary schools interested in developing languages beyond the classroom.


Explore our range of national and international initiatives for teachers.

Upcoming events for primary teachers

ALL Cambridge Network: Languages TeachMeet

February 26 @ 16:30 - 18:00
Focus: The focus of this event is to share ideas and meet fellow MFL teachers. For more information ...

ALL Rugby Primary Hub meeting

February 27 @ 15:45 - 17:00
Focus: The agenda for this meeting will be about upcoming festivals, such as Easter, and anything el...

ALL Cambridge Network: Head of Department meeting

February 27 @ 16:30 - 18:00
Focus: The agenda for this event is the new GCSE curriculum, including teaching the different compon...


Take a look at our online shop for more language teaching and learning resources.

Join or renew your membership

Getting involved

ALL supports and represents different groups of language teachers in the UK, with the help of volunteers around the country.

Become A Member

We have various packages available to suit your situation, and all include a host of benefits. We firmly believe that there is strength in numbers: the more members we have, the better we can speak on your behalf.

Membership Renewal

You can renew your membership here or upgrade to full or group membership – just follow the instructions on the page.

Member Login

If you are already a member of ALL – then login to your account to access a wealth of additional content available to members only.

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