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NATECLA Scotland Conference 2019

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NATECLA Scotland Conference 2019

Following the success of their last two conferences,  NATECLA Scotland branch are very excited to announce details of their third day conference - the only event of its kind for English language teachers in Scotland:

This practical workshop-lead event will allow delegates to attend 4 different sessions.



9.00am – 9.45am            Registration
9.45am – 10.00 am         Introduction & Welcome

10.00am -11.00am          Workshop 1 Sessions  

A: Project Based Learning for (even low-level) Literacies Learners; Jeanette Miller, Glasgow Life | B: Pronunciation needs assessment for the multi-lingual classroom; Amanda Avison, Dundee & Angus College | C: Engaging with LGBT and migrant equalities' ESOL resource evaluation: preliminary findings; Ms Jennifer MacDougall & Francesca Stella, University of Glasgow

11.00am -11.30am          Morning Coffee/Tea Break

11.30am -12.30am    Workshop 2 Sessions  

D: The “Click” Factor: creating a classroom community; Genevieve White, Shetland College | E: The Critical Syllabus: Designing ESOL Programmes for a Better World; Dr Steve Brown, University of the West of Scotland | F: Rights, Resilience and Refugee Integration in Scotland; Shohana Shabnam - Scottish Refuge Council

12.30pm -1.30pm            Lunch

1.30pm - 2.30pm        Workshop 3 Sessions 

G: Addressing Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery in the English Language Classroom; Joy Vee | H: Making the Most of your Materials in ESOL; Fergus Andrew, Glasgow ESOL Forum | I: How Trinity ESOL Steps aligns with Pre-A1 / Pre-ESOL National Level 2 Learners; Yvonne Dagan, Trinity College London

2.30pm – 3.30pm        Afternoon Coffee Break

3.30pm – 4.30pm        Workshop 4 Sessions  

J: Refugee Access to Education & Employment in Wales; Dr Mike Chick, University of South Wales | K: Teaching Children from Migrant & Refugee Communities; Clare Fulton and Sally Romilly, One World Centre | L: Towards a National Framework for volunteering in ESOL in Scotland; Jo Jarvis, Glasgow ESOL Forum

4.30pm – 5.00pm        Goodbye


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  • Date(s): 02 November 2019 to 02 November 2019
  • Time: 09:00 - 17:00
  • Price: £30 (members), £50 (non-members)
  • Location: Dundee & Angus College
  • Address: Gardyne Campus,
    Dundee & Angus College,
    Gardyne Road,
    Scotland, DD5 1NY KY15 4JB
  • Main contact: Fatima Bibi
  • Telephone: 07443 601298
  • Email: info@natecla.org.uk

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