Dr Jenny Barnett
Tuesday 8 September, 4-5pm
Free Online Webinar – Click here to register!
If you expect to work with EALD learners in your teaching career, then you will want to be familiar with the EALD Elaborations of the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers. In this webinar, Jenny will take you through some of the thinking behind the document and show how it can serve you both in your preparation and your practice. As convenor of the original writing group, she aims to bring the EALD Elaborations to life for you, and will be very ready to answer your questions.
This webinar is for Initial Teacher Education students and pre-service teachers.
The document is available at:
Dr Jenny Barnett worked for many years in TESOL teacher education at the University of South Australia, offering pre-service and in-service courses with a focus on inclusive pedagogies and curriculum design. Her research interests have centred on learning and teaching English in settings ranging from multilingual city schools to remote Indigenous communities and South East Asian universities.
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