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    New Spiral Tutorials now available

    Spiral is an online platform that allows students to work individually and collaboratively. There is no app to install and it operates effectively on all internet browsers such as Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge and Safari. New tutorials now available.

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    DCU launches Transition Year Languages Competition

    “Expressing yourself in Covid times” is the theme of an exciting new languages competition targeting Transition Year (TY) students and launched by DCU’s School of Applied Language and Intercultural Studies (SALIS).

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    New TeachVid Tutorial

    TeachVid is a video-based online platform for students learning foreign languages. Another tutorial is now available.

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    SEC: Oral Examinations – Guidance and Supplementary Note to School Management

    The State Examinations Commission have issued guidance to School Managementor in relation to the Leaving Certificate Oral Language Examinations 2021.

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    SEC: Leaving Certificate 2021 – Adjustments to Written Exams

    The State Examinations Commission have released a document outlining further adjustments to the written examinations for the Leaving Certificate 2021.

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    Association of Teachers of Spanish in Ireland: Spring Workshop 2021

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    Leaving Certificate Lithuanian: Information session

    Lietuvių kalba Airijos vidurinėse mokyklose – informacinis renginys tėvams ir mokiniams.

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    March 2021 Newsletter now available

    Our latest email Newsletter has just been issued to subscribers.  Have you already subscribed?

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  • Language Exchange on Borders

    New Spotlight on Schools Project

    With this project, Language Exchange on Borders, the focus is on a language exchange between Irish students and native speakers, using debating and spoken language skills.

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  • Digital Storytelling

    What’s Your Story? Digital Storytelling 2021 – Extra Workshop Date Added

    This elective offers a workshop to support teachers in using digital storytelling, both the process and the tools, in the MFL classroom.

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    Portuguese at Secondary Schools in Ireland. Information Session for Parents and Students. 

    Leaving Certificate de português curricular língua de herança : Sessão de Informação

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    Digital Technology for MFL teachers: Webinar series

    PPLI are delighted to partner with County Wexford Education Centre for a series of four webinars on Digital Technology for MFL.

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    Visiting Spanish Teacher Programme

    Are your school seeking to fill a full-time Spanish teaching post? A maternity leave, a career break, or a retirement perhaps? If so, your principal might like to express interest in The Visiting Spanish Teacher Programme.

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    School Libraries Funding for Home Language Books

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    PPLI Funding Scheme for MFL Teachers

    The PPLI Funding scheme is designed for MFL teachers with a shortfall in Teaching Council registration criteria. The aim of the scheme is to increase MFL teaching capacity in post-primary schools in Ireland.

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