Val d’Adige – Etschtal Local Group


Coordinator – Jennifer Hill

Past coordinators – Andrew Wimhurst (2018-2020), Michael Ennis  (2014-2018)





Events in 2021

Online event – Sixth Symposium on CLIL – May 14, 2021 – Flyer

Online event – January 29, 2021  –  Flyer


Events in 2020

An online event entitled, Teaching, Learning and a Growth Mind Set – Where Assessment Can Help, November 27, 2020. Flyer

An online event entitled, Creativity in the Classroom, May 15, 2020. Flyer  

Events in 2019

A symposium entitled, Teaching English as a Third Language,  November 29, 2019.   Flyer        Abstracts

A seminar entitled, Trauma-informed teaching: strategies to support teachers, November 8, 2019    Flyer

The Forth Symposium on CLIL:  Implementation and Challenges on May 11th.    Flyer   –  Call for Papers

An afternoon workshop entitled Authentic Texts, Reading Aloud and Tasks:  using authentic English and creating fun tasks which motivate middle and high shcool students to become autonomous readers of real English presented by John Shave on February 8 at the School of International Studies, Trento University. Flyer  

Events in 2018

The Third Symposium on CLIL in the Adige Valley:  Assessing CLIL , on April 14.    Poster A seminar entitled Narrative Approaches to ELT on April 13, 2018.  Poster  

Events in 2017

An afternoon seminar on Autonomous Learning and Inclusive Education, which will be held on May 19, from 16:00 to 19:00.   Flyer A Val D’Adige  publication of a Val d’Adige event. See FB link:  

Events in 2016

A symposium on Teaching English to Young Learners: Current Challenges and Practices. Keynote address: Sue Garton; workshops held by Valentina Bamber, Fabio Galvanini, Francesca Gatti, Lynn Mastellotto, and Vicky Taylor. Held in collaboration with the British Council and hosted by the Language Centre (UNIBZ) on December 2, 2016. Flyer

A symposium on Approaches to and Assessment of English for Specific and Academic Purposes, December 16, 2016 – flyerprogram

The second symposium on CLIL entitled CLIL in the Adige Valley: Lessons from the Classroom, May 14, 2016 – flyer A symposium entitled Teaching English for Tourism,  May 6, 2016 – flyer

A workshop entitled Statistics for Language Research,  April 1 -2, 2016 – flyer  

Events in 2015

A morning seminar and panel discussion on Intercultural Language Teaching/Learning chaired by Catherine Riley. Speakers: Ana Beaven, Michael Ennis, Francesca Helm, Sabine Kroneder, Jules Martin Bella Owona, November 21, 2015 – flyer

A morning seminar and panel discussion on Dyslexia and Language Learning with chaired Federica Mantione, Borbála Kálmos, Gabriella Dodero, Anna Cardinaletti, Bríd Ní Chatháin, May 30, 2015 – flyer

A symposium entitled CLIL in the Adige Valley moderated by Catherine Riley, March 28, 2015 – flyer

A workshop entitled Statistics for Language Teachers and Researchers led by Donald Pardew, March 20, 2015 – flyer  

Events in 2014

A workshop on Cooperative Learning in the EFL Classroom led by Stefania Lamberti and Marta Milani from the Center for Intercultural Studies at the University of Verona in collaboration with the Language Center at the University of Trento, University of Trento Campus, Saturday November 29, 2014 – flyer

A symposium entitled E-Learning and 21st Century EFL Instruction led by Sharon Hartle and hosted by the CLA of the University of Verona, November 8, 2014 – flyer

Symposium on Teaching English for Specific Purposes – Speakers: Letizia Cirillo, Jemma Prior and Michael Joseph Ennis from the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano; Catherine Elizabeth Riley and TBD from the University of Trento; and Sharon Hartle and TBD from the University of Verona, School of Economics and Management at the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Friday October 24, 2014 – flyer

A workshop entitled IELTS: Tips and Strategies to Ensure your Students’ Success organised by C.U.P. and Centro Linguistico di Ateneo Università di Trento, in collaboration with Val d’Adige Local Group, led by Guy Brook-Hart, University of Trento, 24 September 2014 – flyer