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In this section, you will find a number of publications, webinar recordings, conference presentations and interviews, as well as video tips which have been written to help you develop your skills and knowledge as a teacher in the professional practice 'Using multilingual approaches'. From advice on how to teach primary-aged students to supporting adult learners in the EFL classroom, the content you will find here is practical, insightful and full of ideas to support your teaching and planning for all kinds of learners.

23 July, 2020
Download the resources guidance to help you develop your skills in the professional practice 'Using multilingual...
9 July, 2020
In this publication you will find key challenges and solutions relating to English Medium Instruction (EMI).
13 May, 2020
This report talks about the role of language in enhancing the resilience of refugees and host communities.
6 April, 2020
This report examines the current state of EMI policy implementation in Chinese higher education.
7 January, 2020
This report investigates the ways in which student teachers have encountered and responded to the term translanguaging.
7 November, 2019
This paper explores the rapport between Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) and English Medium Instruction. 
7 September, 2019
This book presents the issues facing local languages in Afghanistan and the complexity of teaching and learning English.
31 January, 2019
This article summarises a report on an exploratory survey investigating both translingual practices in English language...
18 January, 2019
This paper reports on the experiences of secondary school students who study through the medium of English (EAL).
12 September, 2018
To celebrate World Teachers' Day on 5 October, Maria Norton presents Constructing the Multilingual Mindset, a 1-hour...
22 November, 2017
This paper aims to open up discussions on the role of English in multilingual education.
2 September, 2017
This report recognises both the arguments for education to be in a familiar language and the demand for English.
10 August, 2017
This paper is a report of a study which aimed to understand the new and emerging global trend of EMI.
22 February, 2017
Multilingualisms and Development - Language & Development Conference proceedings edited by Hywel Coleman.
25 July, 2016
In this talk, John Simpson looks at the challenges and solutions for implementing multilingual approaches in the...
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29 September, 2014
This paper highlights the importance of school-home communications in supporting effective language learning.
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15 September, 2014
This book from ESOL Nexus is about the role of language in the integration of migrants. 
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13 June, 2014
This report lists recommendations that came out of the Language Rich Europe project.
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13 June, 2014
This publication calls for the new policies to promote and support multilingualism.
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13 June, 2014
This report investigates how ‘language rich’ are the current language policies and practices in the EU.
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16 January, 2014
This publication examines the language situations in eight West African nations.
8 August, 2013
This report raises awareness of the ‘plurilithic’ nature of English.
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11 June, 2013
This Access English Symposium saw the launch of British Council’s English Bilingual Education (EBE) project in East...
25 April, 2013
Florentina Taylor, Vera Busse, Lubina Gagova, Emma Marsden and Barbara Roosken This paper explores  the relationship...
28 February, 2013
Edited by Hamish McIlwraith This collection of papers is the product of a major, high level conference on language-in-...
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22 February, 2013
This research paper explores teachers' attitudes to own-language use in the classroom.
31 January, 2013
This report contains recommendations on the development of policy for language in education in Pakistan. 
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4 August, 2012
Word for Word examines the social, economic and political impact of Spanish and English in the world today. 
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19 April, 2012
There is only limited evidence showing a relationship between the English language and development.
18 March, 2012
This collection provides guidance on designing, implementing or evaluating an ELT project. 

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