Join an online streamed conference from the British Council in Madrid on Saturday 26th September. This year’s theme is ‘Learning to Learn’. 
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Gail Ellis, leading expert and author of the recently published 'Teaching children how to learn', will be giving the opening plenary. There are also sessions on Early Years, Exams, and encouraging class introverts, plus an action-packed science show that connects English with Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) for anyone interested in Bilingualism or CLIL.
 
The schedule for the streaming is as follows (times in Spain):
 
10.00 - 10.10    Welcome (Andy Mackay, Country Director Spain)
10.10 - 11.00    Teaching Our Learners How to Learn (Gail Ellis)
11.10 - 12.00    Early Years – Creating a Linguistically Rich Learning Environment
                          (Joanna Marriot)
12.00 - 12.40    Speaker Interviews (Various: including all our streamed speakers, plus
                          author Robin Walker, actor Jonathan D. Mellor, and many more!)
12.40 - 13.30    Testing and Exams: What Do We Need to Know? (Bernadette Maguire)
13.40 - 14.30    Small Talk: Making Introverts’ Voices Heard in the EFL Classroom
                          (Alastair Roy)
14.40 - 15.15    Ultimate Force: An Explosive Look at Forces and Pressure (Peter Wright /
                          Wonderstruck)
 
You can tune in on the day to the host channel for the event and follow live updates on Twitter, using #CreativeElt.
 
After the event, the recorded sessions will be available on British Council Spain's YouTube and Vimeo channels.
 
Further details about the talks and presenters can be found in the pdf file below.
 
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