Language Summer Camps 2022

Language Summer Camps 2022 Language Summer Camps 2022 This summer, we have funded four Chinese, Lithuanian, Polish and Romanian two-week Summer Camps across the country. Summer Camps are an opportunity for heritage language speakers to learn more about their language and culture or for beginners to discover a new language. The camps make learning a language fun […]

Marketing and Social Media Coordinator

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We’re Hiring! Marketing and Social Media Coordinator We are now hiring a Marketing and Social Media Coordinator for the Languages Connect Awareness Raising Campaign. Languages Connect is facilitated by Post Primary Languages Ireland (PPLI) and funded by the Department of Education. Join an enthusiastic and hard-working team of education and marketing professionals who manage a […]

IGC Competition Winners Announced

IGC Webinar Competition Winners The results are in The winners of the IGC Webinar Poster Competition have been announced. Students were tasked with creating a poster that illustrated how learning languages not only helps you to communicate with people but it also helps you develop many other skills. The judging panel were extremely impressed by […]

Exchanges Funding Application 2022

Exchanges Funding Exchanges Funding Applications now open Foreign Language Exchange funding applications are now open. Schools can apply for grants of up to €5,000 for the 2022/23 school year.  Schools organising a new or continuing school exchange are eligible for this once-off one year grant. This grant will be awarded to a small number of […]

School Library Funding Scheme 2022

School Library Funding Scheme School Library Funding Scheme Applications now open for 2022 This scheme gives primary and post-primary schools an opportunity to acquire books and other relevant home language resources for students who speak home languages other than English or Irish. Students can benefit from books in their own language as this supports their […]

Marketing and Communications Officer

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We’re hiring! Marketing and Communications Officer We are now hiring a Marketing and Communications Officer for the Languages Connect Awareness Raising Campaign. Languages Connect is facilitated by Post Primary Languages Ireland (PPLI) and funded by the Department of Education. Join an enthusiastic and hard-working team of education and marketing professionals who manage a wide-range of […]

Leaving Cert Language Classes 2022/2023

Leaving Cert Language Classes Leaving Cert Language Classes Saturday Classes 2022/2023 Registration is now open for Leaving Cert Language Saturday Classes starting this September. This registration is for incoming 5th year students who will sit the LC Exams in 2024. The Leaving Cert course will be covered over a two-year period, meaning students should register […]

HEI Funding Application 2022

HEI Funding Application 2022 HEI Funding Application 2022 Applications are now being accepted Deadline for Application: Friday, 27th May 2022 Funding is available again this year for HEIs who offer language courses at third level. The funding is there to help HEIs promote the importance of languages to second level students and to encourage them […]

Say Yes to Languages 2022-2023

Say Yes to Languages Say Yes to Languages Primary Language Sampler Module extended for 2022/2023 Minister for Education Norma Foley TD has announced the extension of the primary languages sampler module for a further year and invited primary schools to apply to participate. The length of the module in 2022/23 will be increased from six […]

Ukrainian Classroom Resources

Ukrainian Classroom Resources Help welcome new Ukrainian students & pupils We have developed a range of language mats to help students learn everyday language of the classroom. A new Ukrainian language mat has now been added. These mats will be useful for helping your new Ukrainian pupils and students to access the language of the […]