English as an Additional Language (EAL) Webinar: EAL Learners, Direct Provision and the International Protection Accommodation System
DATE: Thursday, 18 November
TIME: 7pm to 8pm
VENUE: Online via Zoom
Do you know what your EAL pupils, students and families experience in Direct Provision / the International Protection Accommodation System?
This webinar will enhance your ability to have a better understanding of the context and backgrounds of these learners.
This webinar will spotlight the context in which many EAL learners and their families find themselves while their application for international protection is being considered.
Bernard will outline how the system operates, common misconceptions about the system and the upcoming changes to the system.
You will gain further insights into life for families in the International Protection Accommodation System.
Bernard will also deal with life of school-goers and their families from an EAL perspective.
When you complete this webinar, you will:
You will be encouraged to ask questions / clarify aspects of webinar content throughout the session.
The Presenter - Bernard Cantillon
Bernard is an experienced social worker with ten years’ experience working with both families and individuals. He has worked in child protection, homelessness, addiction and is now working with international protection applicants and refugees.
|Course date||18-11-2021 7:00 pm|
|End Date||18-11-2021 8:00 pm|
|Tutor - Speaker||Bernard Cantillon|
|Location||Online via Zoom|