EAL Conference Sheffield 2019: Curriculum, Language, Learner - Developing...

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Sheffield Hallam University

Charles Street Building

Charles Street

Sheffield

S1 2ND

United Kingdom

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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, responding to Ofsted's focus on curriculum in the new framework.

Key Note Speakers include:


  • Dr Pauline Gibbons; Associate Professor, University of New South Wales, Australia

  • Professor Constant Leung; Kings College London, UK

  • Mark Sims; HMI and Ofsted National Adviser for EAL

Workshops will be delivered by a range of local and national schools and EAL specialists showcasing good and outstanding practice.

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 time does the event start?

Registration opens at 9.00 am, when you'll be able to sign up for your workshops, which will be filled on a first come first served basis. The conference starts promptly at 10.00 am and will finish at 4.00 pm.

How can I pay for my place?

There is an option to pay by card or we can send you and invoice. Just click on the drop down arrow to select your preference.

What's the refund policy?

Full refunds can be given 30 days before the event (28 May 2019). 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 £5.50. 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 the workshops you'd like to attend after you've registered on the day. Registration opens at 9.00 am and workshops will be filled on a first come first served basis. If you have a particular workshop that you would like to take part in, please arrive early to make sure you aren't disappointed.

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Sheffield Hallam University

Charles Street Building

Charles Street

Sheffield

S1 2ND

United Kingdom

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