Languages Connect Foreign School Exchanges bring languages to life!
Nellie Tattersall – Languages Connect
Foreign School Exchanges bring languages to life!
Nellie will speak about the value of school exchanges and introduce guests who have been abroad through the Funding for School Exchanges Programme.
Nellie is a Project Officer with PPLI and manages various projects for the Languages Connect awareness campaign including Funding for School Exchanges Programme, Heritage Language Summer Camps and the #ThinkLanguages TY event. She has a degree in German and Czech, and taught German at second level in the UK before returning to Ireland to work for the Austrian Embassy, Léargas and now Post-Primary Languages Ireland. She also acts as PPLI’s Environmental Officer. She is a firm believer in the value of exchanges and exploring other countries through the eyes of a local. She has experience of exchanges as a student in various countries, taking students abroad as a teacher and hosting students in Ireland.