This is our 11th TeachMeet
A TeachMeet is an informal gathering for those of us who are enthusiastic about teaching and who are keen to share ideas. Everyone is invited to share examples of good practice, to ask questions or simply to soak up all the ideas and atmosphere.
The … Read the rest
Hosts: Kirsty Lountain-Pick and Josh Blackham
Theme: Reading Challenges for EAL Learners (continued)
Guest speakers will include:
Helen Sadig from the University of Leeds who will share a talk she presented at a meeting for volunteer reading mentors on Reading Challenges and Useful Strategies;
Sadie Cordingley from Bowling Park … Read the rest
NATECLA Midlands Winter 2017 Half Day Conference: The ESOL Toolkit promises to provide a stimulating Friday afternoon of workshops relevant to all ESOL professionals.
Register at: http://www.natecla.org.uk/event/758/The-ESOL-Toolkit-Midlands-Winter-Conference-in-Birmingham… Read the rest
Choice of sessions both am and pm – choose your sessions on the day.
- Marion Molteno/Mary Simpson: Writing it down
- Nafisah Graham-Brown: Language socialisation
- Linda Ulrich: Language production with no prep and no prop
Please register at: http://www.natecla.org.uk/event/755/NATECLA-Londons-Autumn-Conference-2017-ESOL-Whats-the-story… Read the rest
This event will celebrate and showcase diversity, equality and inclusion in education: #BAMEed meets #WomenEd meets #LGBTed and #DisabilityEd!… Read the rest
For many of us, life is a journey of finding and losing languages. We may gradually give up a language of our parents because it is not English, or embark on learning a new language. Good communication in families is consistently associated with positive wellbeing in young people – so … Read the rest