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National Conference 2017

NATECLA is delighted to announce details of the National Conference 2017. This leading event in the UK ESOL calendar promises to provide ESOL and ELT/EFL professionals with the highest quality CPD opportunity - an array of workshops as well as opportunities to network with colleagues and browse and buy at the resources exhibition:

  • DATE: Friday 7 July (13:00) to Saturday 8 July 2017 (18:00)
  • VENUE: The University of Nottingham, The Humanities Building, University Park Campus, Beeston Lane, Nottingham NG7 2RJ. Nearest postcode for satnav: NG7 2QE

Our new look programme

This year, we bring you a new look programme - a total of 6 X 45 minute or 1 hour workshop sessions instead of 4 X 90 minute sessions.  In short, we are providing more choice and a greater number of CPD opportunities to our delegates. 


>> Download the new look programme for 2017


Rachael Roberts ELT Guilty Secrets

Exciting keynote speakers

We are very pleased to have Melanie Cooke and James Simpson as our keynote speakers on the Friday evening. Both are esteemed researchers in the field of ESOL with a range of research interests. They will base their after-dinner talk on 'Recognising multilingual realities in ESOL'. 

We are also delighted to welcome esteemed ESOL and EFL teacher, trainer, widely-published materials writer and prolific blogger, Rachael Roberts as our Saturday morning keynote speaker. She will be talking on the subject of 'Guilty Secrets of the ELT Classroom'. 


>> Find out more about our guest speakers.


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