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'My film is an insight into my relationship with my transgender parent since she made the decision to transition.' [ Britishcouncil.org Link ] – #FiveFilms4Freedom with BFI

Lucie Rachel: 'Accept and love who you are' | British Council

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03/23/2017 at 15:58. Facebook
UK students or recent graduates, fancy living in China?

There are six different Generation UK – China academic scholarship programmes to choose from, ranging from 5-11 months in length, and you can start in either September or February within the same academic year.

Applications for our 2017/18 Generation UK – China scholarship programmes are now open until the 16 April 2017: [ Ow.ly Link ]

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03/23/2017 at 11:30. Facebook
The short film 'Crush' was chosen as part of five short films on lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) issues, which form this year's #FiveFilms4Freedom. We spoke to the writer/director/producer about her experience of making her first short film: [ Britishcouncil.org Link ] with BFI

Rosie Westhoff: 'I don't believe in love at first sight' | British Council

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03/22/2017 at 11:29. Facebook
'It's important to counter [prejudice] by reaffirming positive values through film.'
Christopher Manning talks about his short film for the #FiveFilms4Freedom programme, during which you can watch five LGBT short films online for free until 26 March: [ Britishcouncil.org Link ] with BFI

Christopher Manning: 'Film gave me the sense I wasn't alone' | British Council

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03/22/2017 at 11:24. Facebook
Are you a UK teacher or school leader?

By working with one of our modern language assistants, your school will get all the benefits of having a native speaker on board without the administrative hassle – visas, inductions, training, we’ve got it covered!

Apply by 31 March to guarantee your school a language assistant in 2017/18. [ Bit.ly Link ]

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03/22/2017 at 10:00. Facebook
Find out how to start a social enterprise on a shoestring in our latest article: [ Britishcouncil.org Link ]

Seven ways to run a social enterprise on less money | British Council

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03/21/2017 at 10:00. Facebook
Happy Nowruz!
If you are celebrating, share photos of your celebration past or present via #SpiritOfNowruz and join our online gallery. Find out more: [ Ow.ly Link ] by British Council Iran.
(Submitted photos may be used for display at British Council offices and digital platforms)

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03/21/2017 at 08:25. Facebook
Today, the world is one cinema! Watch and share #FiveFilms4Freedom in support of freedom and equality for #LGBT people: [ Britishcouncil.org Link ]

Watch the films | British Council

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Are you a young person aged 18-35 in Indonesia, Kenya, Mexico, Morocco, Nigeria, Pakistan, Tunisia or the UK? We are looking for people with innovative ideas about policy and global change.

If this sounds like you or someone you know, applications are now open for #FutureLeadersConnect until 14 May: [ T.co Link ]
English teachers and parents, use this free online course to explore how young children learn English and investigate many more aspects of early childhood learning and development.

Find out more and sign up here to the course which starts on Monday (20 March):
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As Poland is the Market Focus country at The London Book Fair in 2017, here's six Polish books that should be translated into English:
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There is more information on the events in the London Book Fair in the footer of the article, which are on until the 18 March.

Six Polish books that should be translated into English | British Council

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Researchers, our latest article has practical advice on how to find funded opportunities abroad: [ Britishcouncil.org Link ]

How to successfully apply for international research funding | British Council

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Literature fans, read our latest article to coincide with The London Book Fair

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A brief history of modern Polish literature | British Council

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UK teachers, do you want to build the language skills of your students?

Despite the fact that 72 per cent of Britain’s international trade is done with non-English speaking countries, 75 per cent of the UK’s adult population are unable to hold a conversation in any of the ten languages identified as most important for the UK (‘Languages for the Future’ report).

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Should you move to a city for your creative career?

We asked Andy Pratt, Professor of Cultural Economy at City, University of London, who will speak at the British Council's Going Global conference from 22 - 24 May 2017: [ Britishcouncil.org Link ]

Should you move to a city for your creative career? | British Council

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English teachers and parents, use this free online course to explore how young children learn English and investigate many more aspects of early childhood learning and development.

Find out more and sign up here to the course which starts on 20 March:
[ Futurelearn.com Link ]
UK students or recent graduates, fancy living in China?

There are six different Generation UK – China academic scholarship programmes to choose from, ranging from 5-11 months in length, and you can start in either September or February within the same academic year.

Applications for our 2017/18 Generation UK – China scholarship programmes are now open until the 16 April 2017: [ Ow.ly Link ]

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Teachers, are you curious about setting up an international, inter-school language project?
Spanish teacher Cristina Sánchez explains how to make it a success:
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Eight ways to improve your secondary school language project | British Council

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English language learners, do you want help developing your English language knowledge to successfully function in the workplace?

If you are a job seeker or a young professional and need to use English, find out more and sign up the course starting on Monday (13 March):
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