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22 October - 13 November
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Teacher Voice Matters! Collaborative Approaches to Research Agendas

Professional audiences

What’s on offer?

Join our team of researchers and invited speakers and together we'll work out some suggestions for navigating the school inspection process for primary languages.

  • How can we plan for languages? Guest speakers: Sarah Dugdale Blackfield Primary School, Suzanne Graham University of Reading
  • What does best FL practice look like? Guest speaker: Clare Seccombe Lightbulb Languages, Alison Porter University of Southampton
  • How should we evidence learning? Guest speaker: Bernadette Clinton MFL Consultant, Rowena Kasprowicz University of Reading

What’s it about?

Primary languages are compulsory but schools can often struggle with this relatively new primary curriculum subject. It can be difficult to organise provision and document progression. In this webinar we'll tackle these issues through the lens of the Ofsted Deep Dive.

Who’s leading the event?

Dr Alison Porter (Research in Primary Languages Chair) and Dr Amy Wallington (Research in Primary Languages Research Project Co-Ordinator) will lead events 1-5 inclusive. They will be supported by external speakers at event 1 including, subject to availability: Dr Marnie Seymour (Winchester); Bernardette Clinton (MFL Consultant Hackney Services for Schools); Claire Seccombe (Teacher and Consultant NE England).

Open to

This event will target educational stakeholders interested in primary FL education. This will include: school leadership including governors, teachers, subject leads, teaching assistants and parents.