Professional Learning Day

ESOL and EAL-­D

Teaching Languages and EAL/D-Updates from the field

The School of Education at UNE is offering a NSWIT-accredited Professional Learning Day for teachers of Languages and teachers of ESL/EAL-D/TESOL. The professional learning day will be held simultaneously via video conference link at the UNE Armidale campus and the UNE Parramatta campus.

Professional Learning Day - Armidale Site

Wednesday, April 9th 2014 at 9am

Une Partnerships PTY Ltd., Armidale, New South Wales, Australia

Armidale, NSW

Professional Learning Day Parramatta Site

Wednesday, April 9th 2014 at 9am

211 Church St

Parramatta, NSW

The UNE FutureCampus Parramatta sites are located at Church Street Parramatta 2150:

  • 211 Church Street, Parramatta
  • Level 1, 232 Church Street, Parramatta

The two locations are directly across the street from one another

Agenda

9:00

Introductions

9:30

Common issues: Languages and TESOL/EAL-D

10:00

Panel -Teaching Languages and TESOL/EAL-D in schools and beyond

Moderators- Anne-Marie Morgan and Susan Feez -University of New England

10:30

Speakers

Gina Doukas, Christine Teikle, Jane Wallace - NSW Department of Education and Communities

Merryl Wahlin and Rhonda RIckards - Association of Independent Schools of NSW
Gillian Cordy- Catholic Schools NSW

Anna Choongo - NSW AMES

Margaret Miller- English, Professional & Community Programs, UWS College

11:30

Lunch

12:30

Korean-Australian Schools Link
http://www.une.edu.au/about-une/academic-schools/school-of-education/teaching-and-learning-projects/asia-connexions

with Dr Myung-Sook Au- University of New England

1:30

Break

2:00

Languages and TESOL Education

Dr Lesley Harbon - The University of Sydney

3:30

Online language teaching resources

Nick Beswick- Instructional Designer, NSW AMES

4:15

Finish