LINGUIST List 29.2051

Fri May 11 2018

Summer Schools: International Summer School LEND - 3rd Edition/Italy

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <srobinsonlinguistlist.org>


Date: 09-May-2018
From: Silvia Minardi <silvia.minardigmail.com>
Subject: International Summer School LEND - 3rd Edition/Italy
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Host Institution:
Website: https://www.lend.it/eu/termini-e-condizioni-5

Dates: 26-Aug-2018 - 29-Aug-2018
Location: Portonovo (AN), Italy

Focus: The focus of the International Summer School LEND - 3rd Edition is increasing teachers' competences in the domain of language learning and teaching, in particular on the fields of: -Digital Literacies -Creativity in EFL teaching -Testing and Assessment -CLIL
Minimum Education Level: Undergraduate

Description:
Check the program at:

https://www.lend.it/eu/programma-3

Sunday 26th August 2018


03:00 p.m. opening ceremony
Thread 1 - Key Issues in Foreign Language Teaching


Plenaries


03:20 p.m. Teaching languages in Europe today: challenge or privilege?
Sarah Breslin,
Executive Director ECML
European Centre for Modern Languages of the Council of Europe


04:00 p.m. The CEFR Companion Volume with New Descriptors – shining a light on soft communication skills
Tim Goodier,
Head of Academic Development EUROCENTRES, London, UK


04:40 p.m. coffee-break
05:00 p.m. Digital Literacies
Nicky Hockly,
Director of Pedagogy of The Consultants-E, UK
05:40 p.m. question time
06:00 p.m. Publishers’ exhibition
Monday 27th August 2018


Thread 1 - Creativity in EFL teaching
09:00 a.m. Being where we are: creativity in its place
Keynote Speech
Jane Spiro
10:00 a.m. workshops
1 Journeys from, Journeys to
Jane Spiro
2 It’s Storytime!
Sophie Bennett, AISLI
for Primary School Teachers
3 Getting creative with remix
Nicky Hockly
ICTs workshop
01:00 p.m. - lunch break
02:30 p.m. WORKSHOPS
05:00 p.m. Publishers’ promotional activities


Tuesday 28th August 2018


Thread 2 - CLIL
09:00 a.m. Emma Dafouz Milne
Keynote Speech
10:00 a.m. Workshops
1 Cristina Barry (British Council)
2 Understanding and Implementing CLIL
Petrula Skoullou
for Primary School Teachers
3 What Google Sites can do for CLIL: Create a website, e-portfolio, group project etc.
Russell Stannard
ICTs workshop
4 Assessment: role and potential in CLIL
Manuela Kelly Calzini, Trinity College
01:00 p.m. - lunch break
02:30 p.m. WORKSHOPS
05:00 p.m. Publishers’ promotional activities


Wednesday 29th August 2018


Thread 3 - Testing and Assessment
09:00 a.m.
James Purpura, Columbia University New York, USA
Keyote Speech
10:00 a.m. Workshops
1 A scenario based assessment in CLIL
James Purpura
2 Assessment in the Primary Classroom – Closing the Learning Gap
Donatella Fitzgerald
for Primary School Teachers
3 The CEFR Companion Volume with New Descriptors – shining a light on soft communication skills
Tim Goodier


01:15 p.m. - closing ceremony

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
                      Language Acquisition

Tuition: 350 EUR
Registration: 09-May-2018 to 22-Aug-2018
Contact Person: Silvia Minardi
                Email: silvia.minardigmail.com

Apply on the web: https://www.lend.it/italia/index.php/elenco-scelta-laboratori/2-summer-school-2018/modulo-iscrizione

Registration Instructions:
In order to subscribe, it is necessary to be LEND members and to select one laboratory for each day of the summer school.

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