International Conference

Enriching 21st Century Language Education: The CEFR Companion volume in practice

24-25 May 2022 Strasbourg and Online

The Education Department of the Council of Europe is organising an international conference entitled "Enriching 21st Century Language Education: The CEFR Companion Volume in Practice" will will take place Strasbourg on 24-25 May 2022. The aims of the conference are to: publicise the case studies...

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CEFR Online Workshop Series 2022 - Number 1

"Key concepts in the CEFR Companion volume: What might these mean for teaching?"

3 FEBRUARY 2022 Online

The first workshop of CEFR Online Workshop Series 2022 entitled "Key concepts of the CEFR Companion volume: What might these mean for teaching?" took place on Thursday, 3 February 2022. The workshop aimed to explore key pedagogical concepts presented in the CEFR Companion volume such as the...

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CEFR Webinar Series 2021 - Number 8

“Action-oriented inclusive plurilingual sign language education: Mediation"

10 December 2021 Online

The eighth webinar of CEFR Webinar Series 2021 entitled "Action-oriented Inclusive Plurilingual Sign Language Education: Mediation” took place on 10 December 2021 from 16.00 until 18.00 CET. It was organised in co-operation with Humboldt University Berlin. This webinar was designed for sign...

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CEFR Webinar Series 2021 - Number 7

Webinar: “Putting plurilingual education into practice in primary and secondary schools”

4 November 2021 Online

The seventh webinar of CEFR Webinar Series 2021 entitled "Putting plurilingual education into practice in primary and secondary schools" took place on 4 November 2021 from 16.00 until 18.30 CET. The rapid increase of plurilingual pupils in European schools has led to the investigation of models...

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CEFR Webinar Series 2021 - Number 6

Webinar “Developing meaningful tasks for teaching, learning and assessment with the Action-oriented Approach”

6 October 2021 Online

The sixth webinar of CEFR Webinar Series 2021 entitled "Developing meaningful tasks for teaching, learning and assessment with the Action-oriented Approach" took place on 6 October 2021 from 16.00 until 18.30 CET. This webinar focuses on the development of meaningful tasks when applying the...

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CEFR Webinar Series 2021 - Number 5

Webinar “Engaging learners’ plurilingual and pluricultural competence: Online and face-to-face practice in secondary and tertiary language classrooms”

2 September 2021 Online

The fifth webinar of CEFR Webinar Series 2021 entitled "Engaging learners’ plurilingual and pluricultural competence: Online and face-to-face practice in secondary and tertiary language classrooms” took place on 2 September 2021 from 16.00 until 18.30 CET. This webinar presented applications of...

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CEFR Webinar Series 2021 - Number 4

Webinar “Developing plurilingualism in the classroom: From reflection to action”

9 June 2021 Online

The fourth webinar of CEFR Webinar Series 2021 entitled ”Developing plurilingualism in the classroom: From reflection to action” took place on 3 June 2021 from 16.00 until 18.30 CET. This workshop focused on the development of plurilingual practices in the classroom. After a presentation of...

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CEFR Webinar Series 2021 - Number 3

Webinar “Developing an Action-oriented Pathway in the Classroom”

6 May 2021 Online

The third webinar of CEFR Webinar Series 2021 entitled ”Developing an Action-oriented Pathway in the Classroom” took place on 6 May 2021 from 16.00 until 18.30 CET. This webinar focused on the practical application of the action-oriented approach in the classroom, an approach first presented in...

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CEFR Webinar Series 2021 - Number 2

Webinar “Digital agency in social practice and language education: the CEFR Companion volume and online interaction”

4 March 2021 Online

The second webinar of CEFR Webinar Series 2021 entitled “Digital agency in social practice and language education: the CEFR Companion volume and online interaction” 4 March 2021 from 16.00 until 18.30 CET. This webinar focused on the link between real-world contexts and language education, and...

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CEFR Webinar Series 2021 - Number 1

Webinar “Action-oriented Plurilingual Mediation in Collaborative Tasks”

4 February 2021 Online

The first webinar of CEFR Webinar Series 2021 entitled "Action-oriented Plurilingual Mediation in Collaborative Tasks” took place on 4 February 2021 from 16.00 until 18.30 CET. This webinar reminded participants of the implications for classroom practice of the concept of mediation, as outlined...

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Videoconference

The CEFR Companion volume: A key resource for inclusive plurilingual education

26 November 2020 Online

The Council of Europe is organising a videoconference entitled “The CEFR Companion Volume: A Key resource for Inclusive Plurilingual Education” on 16 December 2020 from 15.00 to 18.00 CET. This videoconference intends to draw attention to the full potential of the CEFR Companion Volume in the...

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