English as an Additional Language (EAL)

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Online Communities


EAL Bilingual – NALDIC’s online forum https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/eal-bilingual

EAL in the daylight  https://ealdaylight.com/blog/

Hampshire EMTAS Blog  https://emtas.hias.hants.gov.uk/blog/

Kamil Trzebiatowski’s Blog  http://valuediversity-teacher.co.uk/


NALDIC https://naldic.org.uk/ is the national organisation for EAL. It is a community of academics and practitioners which acts as the voice for EAL in the UK. Membership includes a termly journal with practical research-informed ideas for the classroom and membership-only access to many resources on the NALDIC website

NALDIC Blog  https://ealjournal.org/

Anyone is welcome at a NALDIC Regional Interest Group; termly meetings for teachers and anyone else interested in EAL. You don’t have to be a NALDIC member to attend. Contact enquiries@naldic.org.uk to find out if there is one in your area or to enquire about starting one up yourself.

Original guide sponsored by the University of Winchester, this revision sponsored by The University of Reading and Hampshire EMTAS.