This year’s award event celebrated the achievements of 53 schools from the North East and from Yorkshire and the Humber who had been successful in obtaining the British Council’s International School Award. Payal Ramchandani opened the event with beautiful kutchpudi dancing and our guest speaker Dr Niall McCann enthralled the two hundred strong audience with his tales of his travels across the globe, his passion for biology and his tireless work to support conservation.
We are delighted to have worked with UBISOFT, the games producer to create a short film to demonstrate the application of language skills in the workplace. UBISOFT’s customer service centre is based in Newcastle upon Tyne where a multilingual team answers comments and queries from global customers in 12 different languages. The film can be viewed at https://youtu.be/flCJ-mrp0vI
Interns at the Europe Direct from Padova recently created a short powerpoint to introduce your pupils to Italy and the Italian language. It can be down loaded from here. Power Point – Italia