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).

Is your child aged between 8 and 18 months? Could you help our colleagues at @LancsBabylab by taking part in an onl… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Interested in your child's sleep? We're recruiting families with 7-12 yr old children without ADHD to take part in… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

With colleagues at @LuCiD_Centre we've created these resources aimed at parents, caregivers, and early years practi… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…