Questions…

It was so good to be present at Language World when Dr Geoff Brammall was honoured as an ALL fellow. He has worked tirelessly for the language community and I respect him so much. Carol Hughes nominated him and asked us why what we thought about this. Carol has written this post on questions and […]

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Tales from the Oxford University Press office… Looking back to lessons learnt and creativity generated.

We’re all very busy here in the office, looking forward to the ALL Language World conference  in just over a month in Rugby. While preparations for us are full steam ahead, we thought it might be a good time to look back at the lessons we learnt from last years’ conference. A lasting impression Something that jumped out in […]

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Mindshift…

Happy New Year to you all. I know that people from all over the UK and some teachers in different parts of Europe read this blog, and you will therefore have experienced many different things during December and the early part of January already. We hope here in the north of England that the recent […]

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Lessons from abroad

Our subject association ALL and the Association for Science Education play a big part in the lives of members of my family.  Whilst reading the Education in Science magazine in September (Number 261) the article Learning lessons from Finland and Estonia by Dr Neil McIntyre caught my attention. Neil gained a chemistry PhD at St. Andrews […]

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