Conferences and courses
ICI, 39 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8NX.
Tel: 020 7235 1461 www.italcultur.org.uk
The Language Show takes place at Olympia, London SW7, November 5-7. It includes 60 free seminars, tasters for beginners in 13 languages and up to 80 exhibitors.
Tel: Nicola Hopwell, 020 7736 9955 Email: email@example.com
Teachers can request up to 10 complimentary admission tickets worth pound;10 each at www.thelanguageshow.co.ukvisitorstickets.html
"Creating opportunities", the Language World conference and exhibition, will take place at the University of Kent at Canterbury, July 1-3. Other Association for Language Learning events include a Spanish day on November 13 at Instituto Espanol, 317 Portobello Road, London W10. Fee: pound;75; pound;50 members.
Tel: Sheila James, 01788 546443 www.educational-events.com www.all-languages.org.uk
Courses offered by CILT, the National Centre for Languages, include: Introductory French day for primary teachers, Manchester, November 3, or CILT London, November 11, pound;50pound;60; Spanish improvement day, CILT London, November 4, pound;50pound;60; Modern foreign languages at KS3, Birmingham, November 10, CILT London, November 16, Leicestershire, November 22, Lancaster, November 30, pound;65pound;75; Languages 14-19: working models, Bracknell, Oxfordshire, November 18, pound;150pound;160; Getting started with ICT in Japanese and Mandarin Chinese, Kingwood City Learning Centre, London, November 23, pound;100pound;95.
CILT, 20 Bedfordbury, London WC2N 4LB.
Tel: 020 7379 5101 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Courses run by La Jolie Ronde (LJR) for teachers of French to children aged three to 11 include: Building on a firm foundation (how progression is built into the LJR KS2 structured course), Yateley Manor School, Surrey, November 11, pound;100; Exploiting the primary context (practical strategies for the non-specialist teacher), Standish Community High School, Wigan, November 18, also at the Martineau Centre, Birmingham, January 20, pound;90; Fun French for young beginners, Sunny Hill Prep School, Bruton, February 2, also at Danes Hill School, Oxshott, Surrey, February 9, pound;100.
Tel: 01949 839715 Email: email@example.com www.lajolieronde.co.uk
Expolingua Praha, the international language and student recruitment fair, will be held in Prague, November 5-6. Also taking place is Expolingua Berlin, the international fair for languages and culture, November 12-14.