Creativity and Talk in Languages Education

The DELTEA study has found ways to support teacher learning about creativity and talk in languages education.  This aligns with Voice 21’s ongoing work to foster the development of spoken language which has been linked to children’s learning and life chances.     DELTEA teachers’  conceptual understanding of creativity and its…

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Values matter in teaching!

Recent surveys conducted by PiPL and researchers from Oxford and Reading found that it’s really important for languages teachers that teaching aligns with their beliefs and values.  Yet discussion of teachers’ values rarely forms part of mainstream education discourse, perhaps linked to an assumption that teachers principally “deliver” a curriculum. …

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