#ThinkLanguages 2022 kicks off

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#ThinkLanguages 2022 #ThinkLanguages 2022 Fifth National TY event kicks off today!   The fifth annual #ThinkLanguages event looks set to be the biggest yet with 15,000 students taking part in the annual celebration of languages and cultures, starting November 17th. Over 180 schools across the country have signed up to the Languages Connect flagship event, […]

EIL Intercultural Learning Prize

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EIL Intercultural Learning Prize EIL Intercultural Learning Prize The Prize This is a unique immersive experience for TY students to improve their foreign language skills and their cultural knowledge of the country they are in. You will live with a host family and attend a local school, this will improve your confidence in speaking the […]

Euro Languages College Prize

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Euro Languages College Prize Euro Languages College Prize The Prize Languages Connect have teamed up with ELC again this year to offer TY students the chance to win an amazing prize! The winner will be awarded an 18-day summer residential course in French, German or Spanish. To get a fully immersive experience you will be […]

MS Readathon 2022

MS Readathon 2022 MS Readathon 2022 Try reading in another language! The MS Readathon is here again and Languages Connect is delighted to be a partner once more, bringing a foreign language element to Ireland’s biggest sponsored reading initiative. While inspiring kids to read, the MS Readathon has also been raising much needed funds for […]

#ThinkLanguages 2022 to be biggest yet

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#ThinkLanguages 2022 to be biggest yet #ThinkLanguages 2022 to be biggest yet School planning for #Thinklanguages gets underway Around 175 schools across Ireland have started their planning for #Thinklanguages 2022, the national TY event now in its fifth year. The celebration of languages and cultures is set to be the biggest yet, with over 14,000 […]

Young Translators Competition 2022

Young Translators Competition 2022 Young Translators Competition 2022 Juvenes Translatores A contest to reward the best young translators in the European Union Who can take part?  Secondary school students born in 2005. What is this about? Each year since 2007, the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Translation has run the Juvenes Translatores contest in schools across […]

Say Yes to Languages Kicks off for Second Year

Say Yes to Languages kicks off for Second Year Say Yes to Languages Kicks off for Second Year Term One of Primary Module Set to Begin The first term of primary module ‘Say Yes to Languages’ is set to kick off next week with over 50,000 pupils expected to take part throughout the year. The […]

Leaving Cert Information Sessions

Leaving Cert Information Sessions Need more information deciding on Leaving Cert Languages? Are you a student or parent who would like to know more about studying Chinese, Lithuanian, Polish or Portuguese for the Leaving Cert?  Languages Connect is organising a series of online information sessions to help students and parents become familiar with the new […]

Languages Connect at Higher Options

Higher Options 2022 Higher Options 2022 Languages Connect at Higher Options Languages Connect are delighted to be attending this year’s Higher Options Exhibition which will be returning to a full in-person event this September. Thousands of students from around the country will be attending over the three days. Live at RDS Simmonscourt from September 21st- […]

Try a New Language this Culture Night

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Culture Night 2022 Culture Night 2022 Try a New Language this Culture Night Languages Connect and the European Commission invite you to try out their language taster classes which are being offered as part of both Culture Night on Friday 23rd September and European Day of Languages on Monday 26th September.  With 19 different languages […]