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    EAL Journal E-Issue 14 | Spring 2021 | Laying a solid foundation: Working with EAL learners in Early Years settings – Now available to members here

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NALDIC Updates

Covid-19 – Important information relating to coronavirus

Some issues have arisen from the current events that affect our community and our operations. Some key points are as follows:

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EAL Journal E-Issue 14 | Spring 2021

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Laying a solid foundation

Working with EAL learners in Early Years settings.

Now available to members

Guide to working with EAL learners with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) | A NALDIC Pamphlet (2020)

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Christina Richardson, Katie Howard and Paul Nancarrow

Published: August 2020

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EAL Journal E-Issue 13 | Autumn 2020

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Let me tell you a story…

The power of multilingual storytelling.

Now available to members

Victoria Murphy

NALDIC Chair - Victoria Murphy

NALDIC is the national subject association for English as an additional language. NALDIC provides a welcoming, vibrant, professional forum for learning more about English as an Additional Language (EAL) and bilingual learners in schools. You don’t have to be an EAL teacher or EAL specialist to join us. We welcome members from a range of settings, schools and organisations. Our mission is to promote the effective teaching and learning of EAL and bilingual pupils across the UK.


Check out our online shop to see our many specialist publications written by experts in the field.

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Training & CPD

Are you looking for an EAL course, a conference or a trainer?

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NALDIC hosts regular professional development events and trainings around the country. We promote best practice in the teaching and learning of EAL and bilingual pupils through these activities.

You can also browse our listing of Associate Members, who provide training and consultancy in your area.

Online Materials

Online training materials, including video and documents, are only accessible to NALDIC members.

NALDIC Video Teaser | English as an Additional Language: A Guide