Maximising engagement in the Languages classroom was the focus for this year’s series of workshops with Nadine Fraize. Former WA French teacher, Nadine now resides in Brittany and is Director of Langues et Terre .
She is currently involved in the development of an online methodology training website for European teachers and offers annual two week in-country study tours for French teachers from Western Australia. Read what former WA participants Liz, Caroline and Clare have to say about the tours.
Nadine starts all her workshops by giving a background to what is happening in Europe in Languages education. In Scotland for example the government is implementing a 1+2 Approach. Schools implementing a program that to allow children to start learning a second language from Year 1 and a third language no later than Year 5. During her workshops Nadine highlights the following:
Nadine has kindly made all the resources presented during the June workshops available to all AISWA teachers through the Power Language Platform and if you would like to access these please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org for password and log in details.