Linguistic diversity is one of the great strengths of the European Union. To foster the potential of linguistic diversity to support multilingual competences of students and help overcome possible challenges, innovative policies and practices in language teaching must be implemented across classrooms, schools, regions and countries.
Network members Emmanuelle Le Pichon-Vorstman, Hanna Siarova and researcher Eszter Szőnyi present a new analytical report on language education. “The future of language education in Europe: case studies of innovative practices” aims to:
The report includes six case studies that illustrate how policy makers and educators have responded to the complexity of the new linguistic landscape – and highlight the need for more efficient language education in specific European contexts.
Case studies were developed by Emmanuelle Le Pichon-Vorstman, Jim Cummins, Audrey Rousse-Malpat, Marjolijn Verspoor, Marisa Cavalli, Eneko Antón, Jon Andoni Duñabeitia, Jenni Alisaari, Orestas Strauka and Hanna Siarova.
The full analytical report in English, executive summaries in English, French and German, and one-pager are available for download in our Library.