November 23rd 2017
University of Reading, London Road Campus
The main theme of this meeting was the Assessment.
Guest Speaker: Manny Vazquez spoke about ways of thinking what English proficiency might be, which went well beyond the awarding of a level of attainment;
Holly Joseph: Informed colleagues about an EAL event for teachers at Reading University on March 21st 2018 and highlighted the content which will be a mix of academic and practitioner presentations;
Hampshire EMTAS introduced their newly launched EAL blog which is free to access and open to anyone to contribute.
Next Meeting: March 8th 4.30-6:30pm, Maidenhead Council Offices. Theme: New Arrivals.