News & Announcements
See HLE Network (formerly HLSE) news pieces below. For our newsletter archive, click here.
Gülsah Güngöz van Dijk is nominated for the Community Top 040
October 19, 2021
Congratulations to Gülsah, leader in the Turkish language community, for her nomination in the education rubric of the Community Top 040.
HLE Network Meetup for European Day of Languages
September 29, 2021
Face-to-face again! We had a pleasant HLE Network Meetup, with seven different languages represented.
The Polish School of Eindhoven welcomes two Erasmus+ interns
September 8, 2021
The Polish School of Eindhoven will be the proud host of two Erasmus+ student interns in the 2021-2022 school year.
HLSE becomes Heritage Language Education Network
July 5, 2021
After more than two successful years as HLSE, our organization becomes formalized as a foundation: Heritage Language Education Network.
HL Program Spring 2021 Survey Results now available
June 21, 2021
Between March and June 2021, HLSE had a survey open to the HL programs of the Eindhoven region. More than half of the programs responded. Check out the results!
International Children's Book Collection is introduced to city councilwoman
June 3, 2021
An Eindhoven city councilwoman expressed appreciation for the partnership between Eindhoven Library and HLSE.
Let's Klets with HLSE
May 23, 2021
Two interviews have been released about HLSE in the Kletsheads podcast, one in Dutch and one in English. Have a listen!
Eindhoven Chinese School:
An Overseas Model Chinese School
April 19, 2021
The Eindhoven Chinese School is now a Chinese Test Center (including HSK, HSKK, YCT and BCT ). They will also start offering lessons in Meerhoven.
Polish School Eindhoven formally registers as a foundation
December 15, 2020
Congratulations to the Polish School in Eindhoven for forming a stichting in November!
Webinar brings together primary teachers and heritage language schools
October 9, 2020
Dutch primary school teachers get to know the faces of some of the volunteers at heritage language programs via an online event sponsored by HLSE, Holland Expat Center South, and SALTO schools.
HLSE appears in HowDo Issue #19
June 27, 2020
Our links to the lists of heritage language programs were shared in a local English-language magazine.
How HLSE programs are coping during the Corona Crisis
April 18, 2020
Check out the results of a brief survey of HLSE programs regarding distance learning solutions during a pandemic.
Persian children can now follow lessons at newly opened Eindhoven Persian School
March 12, 2020
On Sunday, March 1, the new Eindhoven Persian School started lessons for Persian-speaking children.
Eindhoven Library launches international children's collection with 300 Italian books
January 1, 2025
On Sunday, February 16, 2020, Eindhoven Library and La Lampadina will introduce new Italian children's collection.
Stichting "Scoala Romaneasca Eindhoven" is born
January 9, 2020
The Romanian School Eindhoven has recently started their Stichting "Scoala Romaneasca Eindhoven."
Indian Center in Netherlands opens free classes in seven Indian languages
September 16, 2019
The ICIN now offers 1-hour classes weekly on Saturdays in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Bengali, Marathi, and Malayalam.
Korean School Eindhoven celebrates opening with ceremony at Reigerlaan Basisschool
September 14, 2019
The Korean School Eindhoven will celebrate its opening with a ceremony followed by a charity event.
"Voorlezen in het Italiaans / Raccontastorie" to start at Eindhoven Library
September 10, 2019
Eindhoven Italian School La Lampadina and the Eindhoven Library are partnering to offer a free reading activity in Italian for children, to start in November.
SALTO International School to open at new location
August 19, 2019
The SALTO international school RISE and SALTO international school I-St@rt are opening their doors on August 19, 2019, for all primary school age groups.
Expat Center flyer available
June 16, 2019
The Expat Center has designed and printed 200 flyers for the HLSE community.
First HLSE event a success
June 15, 2019
The HLSE community came together for the first time in June 2019. Over 60 attendees took part in the chance to discuss possibilities for future collaboration.