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"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more

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Full Title: International Symposium on ‘Content and Language Integrated Learning’
Location: Leuven / Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
Start Date: 15-May-2013 - 16-May-2013
Contact: Katrien De Rycke
Meeting Email: click here to access email
Meeting URL: http://www.uclouvain.be/438640.html
Meeting Description: The CLIL symposium has been designed as a forum for academic dialogue on the state of the art of CLIL research findings, whether theoretical or empirical, and on future research needs. On the basis of different national - reviews of CLIL research findings and on the basis of workshops where CLIL-teachers will put forward their experience and points of view, the symposium aims to discuss the theoretical and descriptive CLIL research agenda for the future.

The national reports will be presented by prof. dr. Ludo Beheydt (UCLouvain, Belgium), prof. dr. Lies Sercu (KU Leuven), prof. dr. Christiane Dalton-Puffer (Austria), dra. Barbora Benesova (the Czech Republic), prof. dr. Roy Lyster (French-speaking and English-speaking Canada) and prof. dr. Rick de Graeff (University Utrecht).

The symposium is dedicated to academics and university lecturers, representatives of central and local educational authorities, teacher educators, pedagogical advisors and school teachers. The event is a great occasion for meeting experts in CLIL working in a varied set of areas.
Linguistic Subfield: Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition
LL Issue: 24.1850

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