EAL in the Mainstream Classroom 

Date: 12 November 2021

Time: 12.30 – 13.30


Platform: Zoom

Cost: BAISIS member £40  / BSA member £60 / Member additional attendee £15  / Non-member £120

Audience: Teachers of EAL, Heads of EAL, mainstream STEM and Humanities subject teachers

Course Outline:

This is a practical course which will help you to consider how to support your pupils with both language acquisition and concept development in the mainstream classroom.

Training topics will include: 

Approaches to contextual, linguistic and grammatical effectiveness in an integrated classroom.

Learning Outcomes:

To give both EAL and subject teachers a better understanding of strategies to enhance and consolidate second language learning within an immersive strategy.

Trainer: Lois Ashcroft, Head of EAL, The Mount, Mill Hill International

Lois has 18 years’ experience teaching EAL both at the British Council in Morocco, where she led the teacher training programme for Moroccan teachers of English, and at Concord College in Shropshire. As a modern languages graduate and someone fascinated by the process of language acquisition and learning in a second language, she enjoys supporting subject teachers in meeting the specific needs of their EAL learners.