Events

Language-related events in Scotland and beyond. Does not claim to be comprehensive or represent the views of SCILT.

Glasgow EAL TeachMeet - 13

TeachMeet is an informal gathering for those enthusiastic about teaching and keen to share ideas. Everyone is invited to share examples of g...

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BHASHA - The Glasgow Language Festival

Glasgow Museums invites you to an afternoon workshop of cultural and language exchange to mark International Mother Language Day 2020. Expect poetr...

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#ScotlandLovesLanguages: A Celebration of Success

Aimed at Language Leaders and LA Development Officers, to celebrate the 1+2 languages journey by sharing achievements and learning. Join colleagues...

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Gianfranco Conti Modern Languages Symposium

The Glasgow Academy will be hosting an afternoon of presentations by Gianfranco Conti, PhD, on Friday 28 February 2020. Gianfranco is the co-author...

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Transform our world: A free Global Citizenship Conference for secondary teachers

This one-day conference in Inverness on 29 February aims to support secondary teachers from across Scotland to help learners develop the knowledge, sk...

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Edinburgh Language Event

The Edinburgh Language Event will bring together language enthusiasts from around the world, allowing them to meet other language enthusiasts and...

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Posted in: All Languages

Engaging learners: Pedagogical Approaches and Practical Ideas

This is a webinar for recently or newly qualified teachers, and student teachers. Creative ways of engaging learners are key to successful teaching...

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Edinburgh Spanish Film Festival Fundraiser

Once again the ESFF popular fundraising event is back. Enjoy a screening of the film Abracadabra by Pablo Berger, followed by wine tasting and ta...

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Posted in: Spanish

The German Play 2020: Ab in den Container

One of the high points in the extra-curricular life of German at the University of Edinburgh is the annual German Play. Organised by Julia Feike (D...

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Language World 2020

Language World is the Association for Language Learning (ALL) flagship annual conference and CPD event. Language World offers a pack...

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Pop-Up World of Languages – the first UK pop-up museum of languages!

Discover the weird and wonderful world of languages! The UK has a museum for dog collars and lawn mowers, but not for languages. MEITS has launched...

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Stop, Read, Think, Act : The Scots who fought fascism in the Spanish Civil War

The University of Stirling and Spanish and Latin American Studies have the pleasure to invite you to the panel discussion for the opening of the exhib...

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Mandarin in Practice: A North-East Perspective - L3 and Developing the Youth Workforce

Jointly hosted by Scotland China Education Network, the Confucius Institute of the University of Aberdeen and Aberdeen City Council, this event is for...

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Boosting students' positive emotions about language learning

This international workshop will be held at King’s College London on Saturday 21 March 2020 and is aimed at teachers and students at b...

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Making connections through learning for sustainability

Aligned with Scotland’s education priorities and the UN Sustainable Development Goals, this professional learning will support you to develop th...

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Pedagoo Glasgow

#PedagooGlasgow is one of several simultaneous Pedagoo events taking place on 28 March 2020. Pedagoo is grassroots professional learning by te...

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Conference - On the Border of Art and Language Teaching in the Multilingual World

Migration and the global movement of people and languages have become a significant factor in everyday life. The number of languages spoken in Scotlan...

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UK Lingua 2020

The UK Lingua Multilingual Language Learning and Teaching Colloquium at Durham University is scheduled to take place 2-3 May 2020.  The...

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Languages Open Day for Secondary Schools at the University of St Andrews

The School of Modern Languages at the University of St Andrews is hosting a Languages Open Day for secondary schools. Pupils have the opportunity to t...

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