MFL Alive Seminar 2015

Scaffolding Writing & PDST's Active Learning Toolkit


This presentation explores a practical approach to supporting students to write collaboratively and independently as well as highlighting how the PDST Active Learning Toolkit can be used as a valuable resource in language learning and acquisition. 


Presenter Biography


Claire Matthews is a post-primary teacher on secondment to the PDST, since 2012, from Coláiste Chiaráin, Leixlip, Co. Kildare. She has  taught English, French, CSPE and SPHE.  As an advisor with the PDST, Claire supports schools in focusing on the improvement of teaching and learning across the curriculum through the development of literacy and the school self-evaluation process as well as giving support in the areas of English and Modern Languages.