Category Archives: conferences

Talleres de español – Lisibo Talks 1

Lisibo will be very busy over the next two weeks with three talks in the space of 8 days. Bit like buses 😉 Following on from Language World and the success of the Show and Tell, Jesús from the Consejería de Educación asked if I could facilitate one at the annual Talleres de Español. Unfortunately […]

We’re on our way – Staffordshire Primary Languages conference: 26th June 2015

On Friday 26th June I attended the Entrust Primary Languages Conference in Stafford, organised and led by Lorna Harvey. Entitled ‘We’re on our way’, the day began with an excellent keynote from Clare Seccombe aka @valleseco and genius behind LightBulbLanguages. Sharing a title with the conference, Clare shared her ideas on the journeys involved in primary […]

Come to #ILILC5!

It’s now February so it’s time for the next instalment of the ICT Links into Languages Conference commonly known at #ILILC. Inexplicably pronounced like a symptom of chicken pox, it is the place to be for language teachers. With two days of seminars and workshops plus a Saturday evening Show and Tell, there’s plenty for […]

ALL Joined Up!

Not long now! Have you booked? Lots to do before then but already looking forward to it! Language World 2014 at the University of Lancaster from 4-5 April has 44 sessions over two days, with a strong focus on the New Curriculum andworking together for the best in languages education.  Our theme is year is ALL Joined Up!   It’s […]

ALL Joined Up – Language World 2014

Following on from #ililc4, I’ll be speaking at Language World. This year it’s entitled ALL Joined UP and is taking place at Lancaster University 4th-5th April. With a very broad programme on both Friday and Saturday catering for all levels of language learning from Primary to HE, it is always a conference that makes you […]

Primary Languages Conference 2013 (20/06/13)

  Via (soon to be defunct) Google Reader, I’ve found details of this conference in June 2013 that may be of interest to those preparing to implement the DfE’s proposals for Primary language learning in 2014. I’ve inserted the PDF flyer below. It looks like a great event, and I know that anyone attending will […]

En español ¿por qué no?

  La Consejería de Educacción en el Reino Unido e Irlanda has just sent me the following invitation that I’d like to share as I know it will be a wonderful day! Spanish Seminar En español, ¿por qué no?, Delivering the curriculum through Spanish 30th November 2012 Arena and Convention Centre (Hall 12), Kings Dock, […]

Offer for Primary Spanish teachers

A message from Linda Parker of ALL Primary Spanish teachers – join us for free at Language World on Saturday 31 March! http://www.all-languages.org.uk/events/language_world/language_world_2012 Are you looking for ways to improve your Spanish?  ALL Corporate Member, the Fundacion Comillas, will be with us at Language World to talk to teachers of Spanish about their professional development courses in […]

Language World 2011

Following on from last year and Bricklaying for beginners,  and 2009 with Absorbing language learning, I’m once more presenting at ALL Language World. This year Language World is entitled All together now. Here’s the invite from ALL:- Join us ALL Together at Language World 2011, 8-9 Jul 2011 @ Imperial College, London: It’s a conference: A […]

Reflections on ICT Links into Languages conference.

I’m exhausted but I’m buzzing and can’t snooze until I’ve got some things off my chest! #ILILC was brilliant. People who actually teach (predominantly) sharing what they do in their classrooms – not airy fairy ideas from a golden age but what actually goes on in classrooms up and down the country. And what should […]