Impact! Ways of Managing the Ouch Factor with Prof Celia Roberts

Celia Roberts will be joining us at ECS on Tuesday 27th November for a presentation and discussion on impact. More details below: Lessons learnt from two long-term applied research projects are used to illustrate how we can engage with and influence the values and practices of institutions, and some of the frustrations we may encounter … Continue reading Impact! Ways of Managing the Ouch Factor with Prof Celia Roberts

IATEFL Annual Web Conference 2018

This year's web conference is entitled: Finding yourself as a teacher and will focus on the needs and challenges of the beginner teacher. While remaining open to all language teaching professionals, the conference is focusing on the early career teacher area. Over three days it will provide different sessions on topics relevant to that area including a look at the different types of language teaching both contextually and thematically, … Continue reading IATEFL Annual Web Conference 2018

Maria Charalambous speaks at the Centre of Language, Culture & Learning

Maria Charalambous will be speaking at the Centre for Language, Culture & Learning at Goldsmiths University on "Investing in a reflective multiliteracies pedagogy for heritage language learners". The talk is organised in collaboration with the Cyprus Educational Mission, UK. Details are provided below and more information can be found here. Wednesday October 31 12-1.30pm Rm 220 Margaret Macmillan … Continue reading Maria Charalambous speaks at the Centre of Language, Culture & Learning

Teaching EAL students across the disciplines in higher education Seminar

This invitation was originally sent to us by the British Association of Applied Linguistics. UCL IoE Centre for Applied Linguistics Research Seminar Series  Teaching EAL students across the disciplines in higher education: challenges, dilemmas, and plurilingual pedagogy  Dr. Steve Marshall, Simon Fraser University Wednesday 17 October, 5:30-6:30 pm, Jeffery Hall, 20 Bedford Way Traditionally, the … Continue reading Teaching EAL students across the disciplines in higher education Seminar

Talk: Social identities of black females in English-language textbooks used in Brazil

Aparecida de Jesus Ferreira from the Universidade Estadual de Ponta Grossa, Paraná, Brazil, will analyse how the social identities of black females are represented in English-language textbooks used in Brazil. The details and a brief description are provided below: UCL Institute of Education, 20 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0AL  Monday 23rd July, 2pm, Room 944 Social … Continue reading Talk: Social identities of black females in English-language textbooks used in Brazil

BAAL/CUP Seminar

There is still time to register for the 2018 BAAL/CUP seminar on “(In)Formal second language learning: Integrating informal practices into formal contexts”! It will be held at the University of Oxford Department of Education on August 23rd and 24th, 2018. In this digital age, there are more opportunities for informal second language learning to take place than ever before: Learners can engage with … Continue reading BAAL/CUP Seminar