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 […]

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 […]

Policy and practice of CLIL in Europe and beyond: Workshop at Sophia University with Christiane Dalton-Puffer

Sophia University and SOLIFIC are pleased to announce the details of our annual CLIL workshop. We are delighted to be able to welcome Christiane Dalton-Puffer from Vienna University. Professor Dalton-Puffer is a well-established authority on CLIL with numerous publications to her […]

International CLIL Research Journal Symposium: In-depth review

It has been over a month since the International CLIL Research Journal Symposium was held with the editors and authors of the Special Edition of the ICRJ focusing on CLIL in Japan. This is a more in-depth review of the […]

Exploring Critical Thinking Through Students’ Reflective Papers on a CLIL Cultural Studies Course

Dr Chantal Hemmi from Sophia University will be giving a talk on the use of Critical Thinking in CLIL at Tokyo Jalt on May 5th 2014 (Monday) 18:00 t0 19:30 at Sophia University. Please see the following link for her […]