Welcome to the Independent Schools' Modern Languages Association Website!

ISMLA exists to provide a forum for Modern Languages teachers in Independent Secondary schools to meet, share ideas and inform themselves about and contribute to developments in Modern Languages Teaching.


ISMLA Conference 2015

We are delighted to announce that the 2015 ISMLA conference will be held at St Paul's Girls' School on Saturday 31 January 2015.

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Newsletter Archive

ISMLA back-dated Newsletters available on-line.

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Festival de Théâtre Francophone

The French Department of King Alfred School would like to invite you to the First French Speaking Theatre Festival 

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ISMLA’s New Teachers’ Training Day

Great Value INSET at Mill Hill School on Friday 14th November.

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Kingswood School, Bath -IGCSE MFL speaking and writing INSET

Kingswood School, Bath, will be hosting an afternoon IGCSE MFL speaking and writing INSET run by an AQA provider on Thursday 8 January 2015. If you would like to join the mailing list for this course, please e-mail Roderick Duke, Head of Languages.


Ofqual report on MFL grading press release

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ISMLA Archive

Articles, Factsheet and Links Archive

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Ofqual’s Statement On A Level Modern Languages Grading

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Next committee meeting:

Friday 16 January 2015, 4.30, University College School




ISMLA welcomes any articles, reports and other contributions that would be of interest to members. Please contact Davina Suri for further details.