English as an Additional Language

Welcome to the English as an Additional Language pages. 

These resources were created to provide information about

  • Research on bilingualism
  • Resources to support parents and teachers
  • Yorkshire-based initiatives to support EAL children

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If you work with EAL pupils, please consider becoming one of our research partners.  You might also be interested in our student placement scheme to provide in-school EAL support.  And if you are interested in sharing useful resources you have developed or used, please get in touch. For any of the above, please see the “Getting involved” tab (EAL-related).

Huge thanks and goodbye to our fabulous Q-Step summer intern. Millie helped push our projects on in all sorts of wa… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

RT @Literacy_Trust: There’s no better way to keep your child’s development going over the summer holidays than reading. Visit your loca… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Calling all parents of children with #asd. If your child is 3-7 yrs old and has #autism please consider taking part… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…