SAEL Newsletter 3
The SAEL Seminar, a European Seminar on Language Teacher Support
november 2009, Sèvres (France)
The seminar will close the two-year Comenius SAEL (Sites d'accompagnement
à destination des enseignants de langues/language teacher
support websites), project involving three partners: the CIEP (France),
the project coordinator, the
ANIF (Italie) and Europees
It will take place on 5 and 6 November 2009. All participants will
receive a copy of the SAEL guide, containing concrete proposals for
creating and updating websites designed to support language teachers in
The SAEL Seminar is aimed at decision-makers
from associations and
institutions involved in training language teachers and interested in
creating or improving support websites for language teachers. It
will be a unique opportunity to exchange examples of good
practice with decision-makers from all over Europe, as well as with the
teams behind the teaching content for the websites Emilangues, eTwinning, Franc-Parler.org, Primary
Languages and PrimLangues.
include workshops in which participants can share their experiences (in
French and in English) of creating websites, of choosing and designing
resources, and on the role played by websites in forming networks of
teachers to promote exchanges and mobility. Technical questions will be
dealt with in a conference giving an overview of open source
resources and on the renovation of websites in the age of Web 2.0.
information is available on the website eurosael.eu.
Profile of the participants
The seminar is intended for European decision-makers involved in:
• language teacher training,
• implementing language policies,
• managing communication and information in the
of innovative teaching methods,
• leading language teachers' associations,
• implementing ICT strategies in education,
• creating and maintaining websites designed for
will be held on the premises of the CIEP in Sèvres (near to
Paris) on 5 and 6 November 2009.
Working languages: French and
English. Interpretation will be provided in the plenary session.
Workshops will be held in English or in French.
Registration is open until 20
- Option A
accommodation): € 135
- Option B
(without accommodation): € 45
Limited funding (including
transport) is available upon request. Please refer to the conditions of
eligibility on the registration form. Deadline for submission: 5
and online registration
le site www.eurosael.eu
One day, one good
From 5 October 2009 onwards, an example of one
good practice identified during the SAEL project will be posted each
day on the website www.eurosael.eu.
These good practices will be available through an RSS feed thus
allowing them to be embedded into other language teacher websites and
To find out more, visit: http://www.eurosael.eu/en/news/one-day-one-good-pratice-32.html
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