[lg policy] conference: Language Education for a Changing World

Harold Schiffman hfsclpp at GMAIL.COM
Sun Sep 26 15:50:14 UTC 2010

 Language Education for a Changing World
Short Title: NALDIC Conference 18

Date: 13-Nov-2010 - 13-Nov-2010
Location: London, United Kingdom
Contact: Helen Abji
Contact Email: enquiriesnaldic.org.uk
Meeting URL: http://www.naldic.org.uk

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition

Meeting Description:

The National Association for Language Development in the Curriculum (NALDIC) is
planning this joint conference with Kings College London to celebrate the launch
of a Comenius EU project which has developed the concept of 'Inclusive Academic
Language Teaching' for bilingual pupils. It will launch core curriculum models
for teacher education. The conference will explore these concepts and showcase
practical examples of work around initial teacher education for diversity and
content/language integration.

NALDIC Conference 18
Draft Programme

Saturday November 13th 2010, Waterloo Campus, Kings College,
University of London

Language Education for a Changing World: the European Dimension

9:00 - 10:00
Arrival and Registration
Franklin Wilkins Building Foyer

10:00 - 10:15
Welcome and Introduction to the Conference - Frank Monaghan, Conference Chair
B5 Auditorium

10:15 - 10:35
Welcome and endorsement of EUCIM-TE
Mme Mady Delvaux-Stehres Minister of Education, Luxembourg

10:35 - 11:05
Keynote address 1: Professor Hans-Joachim Roth, University of Cologne
'Introducing the Core Teacher Education Modules'

11:05 - 11:50
Keynote Address 2 Professor Constant Leung, Kings College London 'Title'

11:50 - 12:10
Break - tea/coffee/water

12:10 - 1:15
Parallel workshop sessions Block 1 (see information overleaf)

1:15 - 2:15
Lunch, Resource Exhibitions (Franklin Wilkins Foyer)

2:15 - 3:20
Parallel Workshop sessions Block 2 (see information overleaf)

3:20 - 3:40
Address: Challenges for Teacher Education, Professor Charles Berg, University
of Luxembourg
B5 Auditorium

3:40 - 4:00
Closing address
B5 Auditorium, Professor Denise Lievesley, Chair of the School of Social Science
and Public Policy, Kings College London

4:00 - 4:15

4:15 - 5:00
B5 Auditorium

Conference close

BooksandMore, Trentham Books, Mantra and NALDIC will be exhibiting throughout
the day in the Franklin Watkins Foyer

Workshop information

Parallel workshop sessions Block 1, 12:10 - 1:10

German as an Additional Language Provision, Joanna de Silveira Duarte,
University of Cologne

Developing Language Education Policy for Linguistic Minorities -the EU
Dimension, Mirko Zorman

Working with Other Adults, Helen Abji/Carrie Cable, NALDIC

Promoting Language and Content in the Curriculum, Dianne Excell, Faversham
College, Bradford

EAL, SEN and Inclusion, Professor Tony Cline, University College London

Key Visuals, Manny Vazquez/Andy Harvey, Hounslow Language Service

Parallel workshop sessions Block 2, 2:10 - 3:10

Plurilingualism: Language Teaching Issues, The Luxembourg Team

Teacher Education for Linguistic Diversity, The Swedish Team

Teaching Shakespeare's Language with Advanced Bilingual Learners at KS3/4, Paul

Primary EAL and National Curriculum Subjects, Maggie Gravelle, University of

Integrating the Teaching of Language and Content in the Curriculum for EAL
Learners, Sara Green, Kensington and Chelsea

EAL 'Additional Experience' in a PGCE Primary Course', Jean Conteh, University
of Leeds

The English Language Support Programme Materials, Zachary Lyons, Trinity College


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