Attended the EU Project EDINA final Multiplier Event

The Erasmus+ project ‘EDucation of International Newly Arrived migrant pupils‘ (EDINA) organised its final Multiplier Event at Utrecht University on Wednesday, October 19. Because of its focus on educational issues related to plurilingualism I had been following this project since TELLConsult’s involvement in the TEMPLATE project.This event provided a great opportunity to be informed about Read more about Attended the EU Project EDINA final Multiplier Event[…]

Template project dissemination activities (summer 2022)

In June TELLConsult senior advisor Ton Koenraad attended the event organised by University of Applied Sciences, Hogeschool Utrecht dedicated to the start of the retirement of former colleague Maaike Hajer, lector at the lectorate ‘Plurilingualism & Education’. In her exit lecture Maaike gave an overview of her work, insights and (project) results related to her Read more about Template project dissemination activities (summer 2022)[…]

Final Event VirtuLApp Project

The Virtual Language App Project, in short VirtuLApp, is a European funded project with partners in Basque Country, Ireland and Belgium which develops an innovative multilingual and multididactic approach which teachers can use in the classroom to welcome pupils’ home languages. The VirtuLApp project’s final multiplier event, hosted by Mercator European Research Centre on Multilingualism Read more about Final Event VirtuLApp Project[…]

TELLConsult attended the final multiplier event organised by the Holi-Frysk Project ‘multilingual secondary education for everyone’

TELLConsult senior staff member Ton Koenraad was invited to attend the final multiplier event organised by the Holi-Frysk Project on October 5, 2021. The event took place at the NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences in Leeuwarden (NL). The rationale of the project’s mission ‘multilingual secondary education for everyone’ is explained on its website: ‘Regional Read more about TELLConsult attended the final multiplier event organised by the Holi-Frysk Project ‘multilingual secondary education for everyone’[…]

Equal opportunities through multilingual primary teacher training

From: Mercator Network Newsletter July 2021 To conclude the NRO Comenius project “Equal opportunities through multilingual primary teacher training”, the involved researchers from the research group Multilingualism & Literacy (NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences) have published a report on the project’s activities, including the integration of multilingualism and application of CLIL in initial teacher Read more about Equal opportunities through multilingual primary teacher training[…]

TELL transition to post Covid era

In the context of a hoped for return to a new normal and the recent EU publication ‘Achieving a European Education Area by 2025 and resetting education and training for the digital age’ will impact TELLConsult’s strategic plans (under development) including acquiring new management and staff to realise the transition to the selective participation in Read more about TELL transition to post Covid era[…]

TELLConsult support options for ErasmusPlus KA1 and KA2 project initiatives

TELLConsult supports EU Erasmus+ KA1 & KA2 mobility programmes to support innovation in Education. Schools are offered a range of support formats ranging from help for and/or feedback to project definition and/or grant application writing, running courses to contributing to Learning, Teaching and Training Activities (LTTA) planned in KA201 and/or KA229 projects. To get an Read more about TELLConsult support options for ErasmusPlus KA1 and KA2 project initiatives[…]

EU Project ‘CATAPULT’ to launch MOOC and Community of Practice platform for LSP teachers

The latest developments in the EU Project ‘CATAPULT’ – Computer-Assisted Training And Platforms to Upskill Language for Specific Purposes (LSP) Teachers include the revision of its online course (MOOC) and the realisation of the beta version of the project’s Teachers’ Community of Practice (CoP) ‘LinguaCoP’. We can therefore proudly announce the start of the second Read more about EU Project ‘CATAPULT’ to launch MOOC and Community of Practice platform for LSP teachers[…]

Paper on COVID-19 by DEIMP project team published in Information and Learning Sciences

As partner in the ErasmusPlus Project DEIMP TELLConsult gladly participated in a collective effort of the project team to research the implications of the Corona pandemic on education in the 6 partner countries (Australia, Belgium, Cyprus, Ireland, Netherlands, UK) . The resulting paper ‘Education in Precarious Times: A Comparative Study Across 6 Countries to Identify Read more about Paper on COVID-19 by DEIMP project team published in Information and Learning Sciences[…]

TELLConsult offered flipped online workshop on mobile learning.

TELLConsult tutors Ton Koenraad and Suzanne Lustenhouwer contributed a flipped online workhop to a Webinar series jointly organised by the EUROCALL Special Interest Groups ‘Computer Mediated Communication’ (CMC SIG) & ‘Mobile Assisted Language Learning’ (MALL SIG) on general and discipline specific design frameworks for mobile (language) learning and related teacher training resources on March 20, Read more about TELLConsult offered flipped online workshop on mobile learning.[…]