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Dyslexia and Foreign Language Teaching #FLdyslexia Week 4

I’ve just completed the final week of the FutureLearn MOOC, Dyslexia and Foreign Language Teaching. A little early but I wanted to get it done as I need to concentrate on report writing 🙁 This week focussed on phonological and orthographic awareness, skills that are needed for successful spelling, reading and comprehension. It underlined the need […]

Text messaging and Language Development – 24th October

I’ve received notification of what looks to be a very interesting event to be held at Coventry University London Campus on 24th October. Text messaging and Language Development. I quote from the email I received – Researchers from Coventry University, led by Professor Clare Wood, will present the results of their ongoing research into the effects […]

AQA – Creative and motivational language learning in the primary classroom. Part 2

On Tuesday I was in sunny (yes, it was sunny!) Manchester, delivering my AQA course. Apart from the problems with the internet, I believe a good day was had by all – lunch was once more a highlight! Rather than repeat all the links, can I refer you to my last post where you will […]

Lisibo at large – London ATI

Second of my upcoming ‘gigs’ is in Enfield, London, at London ATI. Another of my ‘hats’ is as an Apple Distinguished Educator, and it’s in this capacity that I’m taking part in the Apple Teacher Institute (ATI) at Enfield CLC on June 16th-18th. As the blurb says – Over three days you will have many […]