Have you completed, or in the final phase, an eTwinning project? Do you want recognition and a chance to win a National Award and a European prize? Then reward yourself and your pupils by applying for a Quality Label. The application process is quick and easy, all carried out via the eTwinning desktop, so apply today!
What are the benefits?
- The award is recognition of your school’s European collaborative work, which in turn can boost pupil motivation, reward teachers’ commitment and enhance the school’s profile.
- As a recipient of a Quality Label, you can share your successes with your wider community through the certificate and online banner for your website.
- You can use your Quality Label to support accreditation for the prestigious British Council International School Award.
- If you gain a Quality Label, you increase your chances of winning a European award and being invited to the awards ceremony held in a European city.
Gaining media coverage
Share your successes with a wider audience and gain publicity for your school by contacting the local media. Read our eTwinning media toolkit for advice on how to do this and use our template press release.
How to apply
- First of all, make sure your project meets the minimum requirements and runs from June 2013.
- Find out and what makes a good application.
- Make sure you have registered your partnership on the eTwinning portal.
- Keep your Twinspace up to date with all project work, including links to other websites, blogs, wikis etc that you have produced as part of your project. You can ask the eTwinning Team for more advice.
- Fill in the online Quality Label application, which you can access from the ‘My Projects’ section of your eTwinning Desktop.
When will I hear the outcome?
Your application will be acknowledged by email and usually within one month.If successful, you’ll then be able to download your electronic certificate from your 'My Projects' tab on your eTwinning desktop. If you would like an electronic Quality Label logo to use on your school letterhead or website, please contact us for a JPG version.
Help and Support
If you would like more information on any aspect of Quality Labels please contact us.