Today’s news review looks at coverage of a survey from the British Council on language learning in schools in England.
British Council survey
Today, 16 June, the British Council released a survey on the uptake on languages in both primary and secondary schools.
It highlights the benefits of studying a language not only in terms of practical communication skills, but also in building literacy and cultural knowledge.
Since September 2014, languages have been a compulsory part of the curriculum in primary schools. The introduction of the EBacc (which requires at least one modern…
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