"Lack of opportunity, cash and ambition stops our students learning abroad" says David Willetts, Minister of State for Universities and Science.
Education report warns of growing teacher shortages Brussels, 10 February 2012 – Several Member States, including Germany, the United Kingdom, Italy, the Netherlands, Austria and Belgium, may face serious teacher shortages in the future, according to a new report published by the European Commission.
English studied as a foreign language by 95% of pupils at upper secondary level in the EU27 in 2009 .
Greater diversity in second most common foreign language studied
The LeTS portal has been developed in the framework of the LeTS: Language eTeacher Services project funded by the Leonardo da Vinci programme.
The functionalities and the didactical resources have been improved and increased in the framework of the LeTS GO Project funded by the Leonardo da Vinci – Transfer of Innovation Programme.
Fri, 28/10/2011 - Sun, 30/10/2011
The annual EXPOLINGUA Berlin is the international fair for languages and cultures in Europe's German-speaking region. It will take place in Berlin (Germany) from 28 to 30 October 2011.
Fri, 09/09/2011 - Sat, 10/09/2011
The Learning Festival 2011 will be held on September 9-10 2011 in Switzerland. It brings a new learning experience to the people. Committed people join forces with education providers. Labour market officials and politicians join in with regional stakeholders to create a platform for various exciting events around the field of education. The regional learning events are based mainly on voluntary work.
Wed, 24/08/2011 - Sun, 28/08/2011
The provisional programme of the REAL-CEFR seminar that will take place on 24-28 August 2011 in Grenoble (France) is now online. Registration is open until 15 August 2011.
A study visit is a short stay of three to five days in a host country for a group of 10 to 15 European education and vocational training specialists and decision-makers. Forthcoming study visits will take place in March-May 2012. Find out how to participate!
Thu, 29/09/2011 - Sat, 01/10/2011
The 24th Conference on Foreign Language Research will take place at the University of Hamburg (Germany) from 29 September to 1 October 2011. The theme will be "Globalisation, Migration, Foreign Language Teaching".
Tue, 13/09/2011 - Fri, 16/09/2011
The EAIE Conference 'cooperate, innovate, participate!' will take place in Copenhagen (Denmark) on 13-16 September 2011.