Middlesex University, Committee Room 3, Town Hall, The Burroughs, London NW4 4BT
Do you teach AS or A-Level English? Are you looking for ways to resource and teach AS and A Level specifications? Do you want to refresh and enhance your teaching skills? Do you want to develop your practice of thinking and teaching students about language, literature and writing? Do you want to share methods with other teachers, help to develop resources, generate classroom materials, and access support and resources?
If so, this event is for you.
This conference will cover topics that typically appear on AS/A level English Language and Literature specifications and this year will also explore ways of adapting the tools and concepts covered and using them to support learning at Key Stage 4 and below.
This is a free event. Lunch and refreshments are provided
Early bookers will receive a free copy of the A/AS Level English Language and Literature for AQA Student Book (Cambridge University Press, 2015)
The conference will include the following sessions:
Mind style and narrative point of view, Dr. Marina Lambrou, Kingston University
Building text-worlds: narratives: text-worlds and the reader, Dr. Marcello Giovanelli and Ian Cushing, University of Nottingham
Creative Writing and Stylistics, Prof. Nigel McLoughlin, University of Gloucestershire
Resources development session, Dr. Billy Clark, Middlesex University
Making connections in the NEA: thinking outside the box, Dr. Andrea Macrae, Oxford Brookes University
Experiences in the English classroom, Lisa Casey, Associate Assistant Principal and Head of English, St. Michael’s Catholic College