More migrants taking modern language GCSE in native tongue

More migrants taking modern language GCSE in native tongue
Last year only 14.9 per cent of those who took physics at GCSE were awarded an A* compared to nearly 36 per cent of those who studied a foreign language other than French, German or Spanish. Prof Smithers also said there are incentives for schools to …
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West Leeds: Language no barrier to help
“By providing the charity with free interpretation services, we can help people who speak any language to engage with the foodbank volunteers who can then signpost them to further support agencies. We are literally at the end of a telephone line to …
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Petition to make English an official language in New Zealand
In February, Bishop launched a petition to make English an official language beside te reo and sign, starting the campaign with the signatures of four of her colleagues. She hopes to gather more than 3000 signatures, after which Bridges will present it …
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