£65 – £130

EAL Conference Sheffield 2018: Reading Beyond Decoding

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Sheffield Hallam University

Charles Street Building

Charles Street

Sheffield

S1 2ND

United Kingdom

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Refunds up to 30 days before event

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This conference brings together best practice around EAL teaching and learning that benefits all pupils in school, including EAL learners from beginners to advanced.

Key Note Speakers include:

  • Dr Claudine Bowyer-Crane; Senior Lecturer - Psychology in Education Research, University of York
  • Professor Kalwant Bhopal; Professor of Education and Social Justice, University of Birmingham
  • Gulwali Passarlay; Co-founder of refugee NGO 'My Bright Kite'
  • Mark Sims; HMI and Ofsted National Adviser for EAL

There are a range of workshops on offer and refreshments and lunch will be provided.

A market place will showcase:

  • Books and resources available
  • Poster presentations
  • Multi-cultural bookshop (Bradford)
  • Schools Library Service

FAQs

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

For queries about the event please contact John Featherstone on 0114 205 3902 or Cath Thompson on 0114 205 3920 or email EALconference@sheffield.gov.uk If your query relates to the registration process please contact the Events Team at Sheffield Hallam University on 0114 225 5340 or email eventservices@shu.ac.uk

What's the refund policy?

Full refunds can be given 30 days before the event (30 May 2018). After this date no refunds can be offered, but a substitute can be made.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

It would be helpful if you bring your printed ticket to the event, so that we can scan your attendance.

Can I update my registration information?

Yes, please call the Events Team at Sheffield Hallam University on 0114 225 5340 or email eventservices@shu.ac.uk to make any changes.

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

Yes, please call the Events Team at Sheffield Hallam University on 0114 225 5340 or email eventservices@shu.ac.uk to make any changes.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

If you need to send someone in your place please call the Events Team at Sheffield Hallam University on 0114 225 5340 or email eventservices@shu.ac.uk to make any changes.

Is there anywhere close by to park?

The University is located within a 5 minute walk of the railway station, but if you need to drive into the City Centre the APCOA car park is located on Eyre Street, just a short walk from Charles Street Building. The University has a special full day rate of £4.50. Just bring your blue token along with you to validate at reception. More details about the car park can be found here: https://www.apcoa.co.uk/parking/sheffield/the-moor/


When can do I choose my workshops?

You'll be able to choose which workshop you'd like to attend after you've registered on the day.

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Location

Sheffield Hallam University

Charles Street Building

Charles Street

Sheffield

S1 2ND

United Kingdom

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 30 days before event

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