CLIL Sessions at Waseda University

For those who attended the Faculty Development sessions at Waseda, held in December 2015 and January 2016, please see the slides below. We would like to thank all the attendants, and especially Professor Sawaki and Professor Harada for their support […]

CLIL in a Plurilingual Community of Practice – Symposium Report

This is just a quick report on the recent Symposium entitled “CLIL in a Plurilingual Community of Practice: Introducing Light CLIL in A2 (CEFR) level Foreign Language Classes”

CLIL SYMPOSIUM in a Plurilingual Community of Practice

Introducing Light CLIL in A2 (CEFR) level Foreign Language Classes Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL), a dual-focused educational approach is slowly but steadily spreading across Europe. Are the principles of CLIL applicable to the teaching of German, French and […]

CLIL teacher development workshop, Tokyo

Developing Higher Order Cognition in a Subject-Focused Class Session 1—Thinking skills Participants will experience teaching approaches that develop students’ cognitive abilities, integrating critical thinking into the classroom. Participants will also explore ways to equip students to evaluate the reliability and […]

50th International RELC Conference, Singapore 2015

Transcending Boundaries in Language Learning This year, the 50th International RELC conference was held in Singapore, and Professor Makoto Ikeda was invited as one of the Key Note speakers. The abstract to his session and his slides are available below. […]

Christiane Dalton-Puffer – Post Conference Write Up

We would like to say a big thankyou to Christiane Dalton-Puffer and to all the participants at this year’s annual SOLIFIC CLIL symposium and workshop. Attendance was very good for the open lecture, and Christiane gave us an insightful and […]

CLIL FD Session to be held in Kyushu, March 3rd 2015

Richard Pinner and Dr Makoto Ikeda have been invited to Kyushu University to give a Faculty Development session hosted by the Faculty of Languages and Culture on March 3rd 2015. Please see the poster below for details. CLIL Lecture in Kyushu from Richard […]

Christiane Dalton-Puffer – CLIL in Japan

A quick reminder to those wishing to attend the CLIL Seminars held at Sophia University in Tokyo and Osaka next week. Please see the below posts for details: The sessions will be held in Tokyo on Saturday 21st and Osaka […]

CLIL 2015 Workshop in Osaka: Policy and practice of CLIL in Europe and beyond

Christian Dalton-Puffer will be running a session in Osaka In the first part of this lecture-workshop I will discuss the concept of CLIL and different forms of its implementation. We will deal with reasons for its propagation at national and […]