Spain - Multilingual education in the Basque country
Multilingual education in the Basque country,
29th Sept to Oct 1st, 2004
I spent a nice three days in Bilbao last week working with a group of 16 advisors and trainers who train teachers to work through the medium of three languages: Basque, English and Spanish.
If that’s not astonishing enough, almost all of the teaching materials t... read more
Spain - Basque Plurilingual Education
Basque Plurilingual Education
Dec 13-15th 2004
As part of the Basque government initiatives in developing a plurilingual approach to education, three days of workshops were organised for teachers from the INEBI and BHINEBI programmes from Dec 13-15th, 2004.
25 English teachers came from Gipuzkoa to meet in Lasarte on day 1 where the f... read more
Spain - Basque English Teachers' Association Conference
Report on VI BETEA Teachers’ Day
Saturday 3rd February saw 40 of us gathering in a room inside a lovely old building – Centro Civico La Bolsa Eraikia – located in the heart of Bilbao’s Casco Antiguo, the historic city centre.
The president of BETEA, Lui Garcia Gurrutxaga, kicked off the day’s proceedings by welcoming all participa... read more
Spain - A week's inservice training for the BHINEBI project
A week's inservice training for the BHINEBI project, Durango, Basque Country
30th Nov - 4th December, 2009
Basque Primary and Secondary CLIL Project
I arrived around lunchtime on Sunday to a blustery Basque country.
Rosa Aliaga who coordinates language teacher training for the Basque government invited me to do a week's work with ... read more
Spain - New dedicated CLIL textbooks for Geography and History!
CLIL books from colleagues at ELEANITZ
Phil Ball has been busy with the textbook writing team in the Basque Country.
There are two links here to their CLIL Geography book and CLIL History book series.
New CLIL Geography textbook!
Phil Ball announces the publication of another dedicated CLIL textbook, this t... read more
Spain - 10th anniversary conference of GETXOLINGUAE
GETXOLINGUAE: HAMAR URTEKO IBILBIDEA
DIEZ AÑOS DE GETXOLINGUAE
10th anniversary conference of GETXOLINGUAE
May 12th and 13th, 2010
I had a terrific visit to Getxo in the Basque Country despite concerns that the volcano had its eye on me. As it was, the travel was very smooth and I spent some good time with a great crowd of people... read more