Claire Bennett

Claire Bennett has worked for 12 years in EMA and is currently a Team Leader for the Durham EAL team, offering advice and training on raising the achievement of EAL pupils, and the induction programmes of International New Arrivals, including refugees and Asylum Seekers. A Licensed Languages in Learning across the Curriculum (LiLAC) trainer, she has also carried out independent EAL Consultancy and delivered training in other local authorities.

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