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Celebrating International Languages

Celebrating International LanguagesChildren and parents enjoyed a morning celebrating International languages and cultures at Barkway School in November 2011.

Visitors from Barley School joined in with the dressing up, mehndi art and plate decorating, whilst testing their knowledge of world languages. More...


Personalised Learning - 'Pakistani Boys Can'

This project aimed to meet the personalised learning needs of BME pupils from the Pakistani community who were underachieving in examinations. Based at Watford Grammar School for Boys the project offered Study Support for BME pupils from community schools in Watford and Hemel Hempstead.


Language Matters

Summary of research into the importance of using children’s first language in schools. More...