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Lisa Watson's Doctorate
Lisa Watson, our Kaiwhakaruruhau based in Tai Tokerau, recently finished all the requirements for her EdD and successfully submitted her doctorate. Find out more>
Teachers in this workshop will be given the opportunity to reflect on the extent that they continue to cater to Professor Rod Ellis’s principles of effective instructed second-language acquisition, and the iCLT principles, which underpin the Learning Languages Area of the NZC. Find out more and register>
2020 Language and Cultural Immersion Programmes
An opportunity for teachers of Chinese, French, German, Japanese and Spanish to spend five nights in Queenstown soaking up their target language and culture with the Future Learning Solutions' team. Find out more and register >
Chinese intercultural competency in language classroom
An opportunity to brainstorm ideas and share experiences in designing and facilitating activities drawing upon intercultural understanding and competence in Chinese language classrooms. Christchurch: 11 August 2020. Auckland: 30 October 2020. Find out more and register >
Meet the National Language Advisers
Understand more about how our National Language Advisers can support you and your schools with language programmes. Thursday 6 August 2020, Wellington.
Languages Roadshow 2020 Invercargill
Friday 11th September 2020, 1pm to 5pm
James Hargest Senior Campus, Languages Department rooms, 288 Layard St, Invercargill
Languages Roadshow 2020 Dunedin
Thursday 10th September 2020, 8.30am to 3pm
The Edgar Centre, 116 Portsmouth Drive, Dunedin
Languages Roadshow 2020 Nelson
Wednesday 2nd September 2020, 8.30am to 3pm
Fairfield House, 48 Van Diemen Street, Nelson South
Languages Roadshow 2020 Christchurch
Monday 7th September 2020, 8.30am to 3pm
Upper Riccarton School and Community Library, 71 Main South Road, Sockbum Christchurch
Languages Roadshow 2020 Wellington
Monday 31st August 2020, 8.30am to 3pm
Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club, 115 Oriental Parade, Wellington
Languages Roadshow 2020 Hamilton
Thursday 20th August 2020, 8.30am to 3pm
The Greenspace, 60 Te Aroha St, Hamilton
Languages Roadshow 2020 Tauranga
Wednesday 19th August 2020, 8.30am to 3pm
The Tauranga Club, Level 5, 72 Devonport Road, Tauranga
Languages Roadshow 2020 Auckland
Monday 17th August 2020, 8.30am to 3pm
University of Auckland, Epsom Campus 74 Epsom Ave, Epsom (Parking at Gate 2)
International Language Assistant Programme 2021
We invite all schools teaching French, German and/or Spanish to read through the application information and ask your Principal and Board of Trustees to support languages by investing in a native speaker assistant!
Grow and support teaching and learning French in the Central Otago Region
Future Learning Solutions - Centre for Languages invite all primary and secondary teachers of French to a free workshop.
Developing Students’ Engagement in Learning French
Workshop in Hamilton for teachers of French. Tuesday 18 August.
Languages Roadshow 2020
Our National Language Advisers and Facilitators will be delivering a range of workshops designed to support and enhance your classroom teaching. They will be suitable for all languages and both primary and secondary teachers.
Language and Culture Course Grant - Last Chance to register!
Future Learning Solutions – Centre for Languages – is delighted to be able to offer New Zealand registered teachers of languages the opportunity to apply for funding assistance for further language and culture study.
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Do you want more support in your language teaching? PACT (Programme for Asian Language Collaboration in teaching)