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Current role & relevant experience
Independent Consultant and Trainer for EAL
Linda is an independent consultant and trainer for English as an Additional Language. She works in schools across the UK, developing effective EAL provision and raising the achievement of EAL pupils. She has a wide experience of working both in schools and in local authorities, including those with large numbers of EAL learners and schools with only a few EAL learners. She has worked in EAL her entire career, first as a class teacher in a school with 85% EAL learners, then as an EAL support teacher and as a local authority consultant. She has also worked internationally.
Linda was a consultant for the Primary EAL Programme. She was also a key writer for the New Arrivals Excellence Programme Primary Guidance and CPD Modules as well as for the Excellence and Enjoyment: Learning and teaching for bilingual children in the primary years: Writing in English as an additional language: Teaching Units to support sentence level work in guided sessions. She was both a CPD Specialist and Resources Specialist for the EAL Nexus Project. She is an accredited tutor for Language and Literacy across the Curriculum (LILAC) as well as for Talking Partners, Talking Maths and the Outstanding Teaching Intervention programme.
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