ECTACO Info | Learning a foreign language could be the passport to a bright future - principal
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Modern languages have taken a bit of a battering in our schools lately but Pat Howarth, principal of Hummersknott Academy in Darlington argues that acquiring a second language is a great asset in life and can help young people find a good job.
Learning a foreign language has never been a better option as opportunities open up across the globe with businesses and organisations requiring recruits who are able to speak more than their Mother Tongue. Knowledge of a foreign language can lead to exciting career opportunities that those without an extra language have little chance of accessing...