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Free webinar on multilingualism in primary schools
November 13, 2020 @ 16:30 - 18:00
Event announcement from Dr Lorna Carson, Trinity College Dublin:
You are invited to a free webinar on the topic of Multilingual Primary Schools. This online event will take place via Zoom on Friday 13 November from 4.30pm – 6pm (GMT), and is hosted by Trinity College Dublin. The webinar will be particularly helpful for anyone working in a context of migration.
Our programme includes contributions from four renowned speakers who will share their research findings and experiences of harnessing the incredible linguistic and cultural capital that children bring to class each day. Dr Déirdre Kirwan & Prof. David Little (TCD) will describe their work in the Irish national school context, whilst Prof. Jasone Cenoz & Prof. Durk Gorter from the University of the Basque Country will report on work conducted in primary schools in their region. The full programme is available here, all are welcome. Plenty of time has been allocated for questions from the virtual floor. Please simply register for the webinar using the link provided.