Detecting and Removing Obstacles to Foreign Language Teaching Abroad (DROFoLTA)

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A survey is being conducted on behalf of the European Commission by the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya and the University is inviting teachers of foreign languages to answer the survey.

The Universitat Oberta de Catalunya would like as many teachers of foreign languages as possible to answer their survey (it takes most people 10-12 minutes) on the advantages and drawbacks of teaching abroad for longer periods than those funded under the Comenius programme: say, from a term to several years. The project website can be accessed through The portal gives access to seven language versions of the website and the questionnaire. The questionnaire will be on-line until February 28th. Teachers and stakeholders in this field are also invited to take part in the forum which has just opened, and which is also accessible through the website.