LoCALL wins second prize of the European Language Label

The European Language Label (ELL) Award is coordinated by the European Commission and rewards innovative projects in language teaching, learning and promotion, while bringing these initiatives to the attention of the public along with professionals in the languages field. The Label aims to advance language education by rewarding creative and original initiatives to promote languageContinue reading “LoCALL wins second prize of the European Language Label”

LoCALL presented by Anastasia Gkaintartzi at Volos (Greece)

Anastasia Gkaintartzi, from the University of Thessaly, and Sílvia Melo-Pfeifer, from the University of Hamburg, collaborate to present a talk on “Linguistic Landscapes for language awareness, social justice and equity in education: The LoCALL project”. They will be presenting the LoCALL App and the work done with it at the university level in the ConferenceContinue reading “LoCALL presented by Anastasia Gkaintartzi at Volos (Greece)”

Cristina Gonçalves, professora colaboradora do projeto LoCALL, fala da sua participação no projeto

Cristina Gonçalves, professora do Agrupamento de Escolas de Ílhavo (Portugal), conversa com Ana Raquel Simões, da Universidade de Aveiro (Portugal), acerca da sua participação no projeto LoCALL e da forma como o projeto articulou investigação, formação e comunidade. Cristina Gonçalves fala do potencial das paisagens linguísticas na realização de aprendizagens significativas nas diferentes áreas curricularesContinue reading “Cristina Gonçalves, professora colaboradora do projeto LoCALL, fala da sua participação no projeto”

Faire bouger la classe : A la recherche du paysage linguistique auf dem VdF-Bundeskongress

By Lisa Marie Binkmann & Julia von Rosen Fais bouger le Français! war das Motto des diesjährigen Bundeskongresses der Vereinigung für deutsche Französischlehrerinnen und -lehrer am 23. und 24.09.2022. Dr. Julia von Rosen und Lisa Marie Brinkmann haben einen Atelier über ihre Zusammenarbeit des Einsatzes von Linguistic Landscapes (LL) in den Fremdsprachenunterricht, auch mit Prof.Continue reading Faire bouger la classe : A la recherche du paysage linguistique auf dem VdF-Bundeskongress

LoCALL presented at IAM L3 in Zagreb (September 2022)

Sílvia Melo-Pfeifer and Larissa Aronin will give a talk on “The use of visual methods to envision multilingualism: epistemological, historical and methodological perspectives”, integrated in the thematic symposium “Visualizations of Multilingualism”, at the IAM L3 in Zagreb. Linguistic Landscapes, alongside Visual Narratives, Dominant Language Constellations and the Material Culture of Multilingualism will be presented andContinue reading “LoCALL presented at IAM L3 in Zagreb (September 2022)”

GREIP PhD candidate awarded mobility grant with LoCALL PI

PhD student Klaudia Kruszynska will be hosted at Universiät Hamburg (Germany) and will be working with our colleague, Dr. Sílvia Melo-Pfeifer. Klaudia is doing her research on the pedagogical application of linguistic landscapes (LL) for raising students’ critical thinking and higher order thinking skills and her stay will certainly be beneficial for advancing her work.Continue reading “GREIP PhD candidate awarded mobility grant with LoCALL PI”

Multiplier event, 7 de julio de 2022 Online 16-20h (Barcelona) 14-18h UTC

Catalan: Aquest esdeveniment és d’interès per a professorat en actiu i en formació,responsables polítics i investigadors interessats en estratègies, materials i eines quepromoguin l’exploració de l’entorn lingúïstic local i interessats en tenir idees percrear activitats que desenvolupin les competències lingüístiques vinculades a lesúltimes directrius curriculars. Programa. Spanish: Este evento es de interés para profesorado enContinue reading “Multiplier event, 7 de julio de 2022 Online 16-20h (Barcelona) 14-18h UTC”

Multiplier event organised by the Universität Hamburg (Deutsch & English): 17th June 2022

Linguistic Landscapes in der Bildung / Linguistic Landscapes in education, with internationally acclaimed keynote speakers Camilla Badstübener-Kizik and Edina Krompàk and the LoCALL team! 17. Juni 2022, 10:00-16:00 online (European central Time) Link zur Anmeldung: https://forms.gle/1kTJ6BVsrHrRX8JGA

Conférence du Jardin des Sciences: « Découvrons ensemble le paysage linguistique de Molsheim », par Sonia Cadi

Sous l’œil attentif des habitués et de quelques curieux, Latisha Mary, Andrea Young, Maria Siemushyna de L’INSPÉ de (Institut national supérieur du professorat et de l’éducation) et Sonia Cadi (professeur de lettres) accompagnée d’élèves de 3ème 2 du collège Henri Meck de Molsheim, ont présenté jeudi 28 avril salle de la Monnaie un travail mené dansContinue reading “Conférence du Jardin des Sciences: « Découvrons ensemble le paysage linguistique de Molsheim », par Sonia Cadi”

Keynote speakers confirmed for the on-line LoCALL training week (June 6-10, 2022)

Keynotes Durk Gorter: “Multilingual education and the linguistic landscape studies” Lukas Eibensteiner: “Gamifying Virtual Linguistic Landscapes: Educational Escape Rooms as a Pedagogical Tool to Raise Language Awareness”. Mariana Ribeiro Clemente: “Linguistic landscape in education – displaying the playfulness, designing the poetry of the sociolinguistics of writing”. Sarah McMonagle: “Virtual Linguistic Landscapes: Where do we evenContinue reading “Keynote speakers confirmed for the on-line LoCALL training week (June 6-10, 2022)”