Thursday 9 May
1730 - 2000 | British Council, 10 Spring Gardens, SW1A 2BN
An evening seminar for EAL teachers
The British Council and The Bell Foundation invite you to a seminar for teachers working in the field
of English as an additional language. We will have a panel of EAL specialists who will focus on
different aspects of working in EAL.
You will have the opportunity to ask questions, share experiences and network with fellow EAL
1730 – 1800 Welcome and refreshments
1800 – 1915 Presentations from the panel followed by a Question and Answer session:
Classroom practices: enhancing engagement - Dr Dina Mehmedbegovic,
London Centre for Leadership
Institute of Education,
University of London
Formative assessment in EAL - Professor Constant Leung,
Deputy Head of Department,
Centre for Language, Discourse
Dept of Education and Professional Studies,
King's College London
Supporting home languages - Clare Wardman,
Centre for English Language and
York St John University
Challenges for EAL and advanced bilingual learners
and possible solutions in practice - Dianne Excell,
EAL and Literacy Consultant,
1915 – 2000 Networking reception
Please do register; places are free but fill up quickly.
The British Council Seminar Series takes place across the UK, including once a month in London. The seminars are intended to provoke debate and discussion on current issues in English Language teaching and can contribute to the continuing professional development of English Language teachers based in, or visiting, the United Kingdom.
Every seminar is free of charge and includes the opportunity to network with fellow ELT practitioners.
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