Improving the quality of EAL provision in your school

Course Information

We are delighted to welcome you to an in-person EAL event, held in partnership with St Michael's Catholic Primary in Newcastle. Join us on Thursday 9 June 2022 to hear about improving the quality of EAL provision in your school and learn more about the EAL Quality Mark with one of our Gold award schools.


This event will begin at 12.45 pm with a tour of St Michael’s Catholic Primary School with Headteacher Charlotte Chapman. The rest of the event will take place in Vertu Motors Arena.

The school is located approximately a 3-minute walk from the Eagles arena – please park at the Eagles arena and walk to St Michael’s.

  • – St Michael’s Catholic Primary, Clumber Street North, Elswick, NE4 7RE
  • – Vertu Motors Arena, Scotswood Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 7AF



St Michael’s Catholic Primary achieved the Gold EAL Quality Mark in 2020. We are delighted that they are now hosting this event at which you:
  • – can find out about the school’s excellent EAL practice
  • – discover how the EAL Quality Mark works.
You can find out more about St Michael’s in this video.



12.45 – 1.20pm, St Michael’s Catholic Primary

St Michael’s Catholic Primary School- Promoting an inclusive environment to support EAL learners (Charlotte Chapman)

1.30-3.00pm, Vertu Motors Arena

EAL Quality Mark information and support (Graham Smith)

The role of the EAL lead and inclusive strategies to support EAL pupils (Ciara Yeoman and Jenny Consterdine)

Supporting EAL students in a secondary setting (Nichola Swann)



For more information email us: or

To book your place, please complete the booking form on this page.

NB: This is a free event. Please enter ‘Not applicable’ in the invoice fields on the booking form.

Course Details

Date: Thursday 9 June 2022

Time: 12.45-3.00pm

Price: Free (enter 'Not applicable' in invoice detail fields)

Location: St Michael's Catholic Primary School and Vertu Motors Arena, Scotswood Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 7AF

Booking Form

Please obtain a Purchase Order Number from your organisation's finance team (if required) before submitting a booking. For multiple bookings please email us directly.

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