LINGUIST List 31.1555

Fri May 08 2020

Summer Schools: Reading in a LESLLA Context / Online

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <>

Date: 08-May-2020
From: Martha Young-Scholten <>
Subject: Reading in a LESLLA Context / Online
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Host Institution: Newcastle University
Coordinating Institution: Newcastle University

Dates: 13-May-2020 - 31-Jul-2020
Location: Newcastle, ONLINE, United Kingdom

Focus: Six-week on-line EU-Speak module for language teachers and tutors who work with non-/low-literate adult immigrants anywhere in the world
Minimum Education Level: No Minimum

The online module 'Reading in a LESLLA Context' opens on 13 May 2020 (see

This EU-Speak project self-paced module is for teachers and tutors around the world who work with adults with little or no home language school and offered in English, Finnish, German, Spanish and Turkish Facilitated by Marcin Sosinski (Granada), Enas Filimban and Martha Young-Scholten (Newcastle), the module takes a psycholinguistic perspective and includes practical considerations such as approaches to teaching reading, measurement of reading skills, new techniques and materials for adults with little or not literacy.

Registration and payment of a £30 fee (or equivalent in local currency) provides an enrollment key for module access. There are no further charges.

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics

Tuition: 30 GBP
Registration: 08-May-2020 to 18-May-2020
Contact Person: Martha Young-Scholten

Registration Instructions:

Page Updated: 08-May-2020