Workshops and more

We will announce the dates of our summer 2021 workshop in the Spring.

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Accents, Attitudes and Identity: An Introduction to Sociolinguistics

Topics covered in this free four week online course for both students and teachers:

  • Introduction to the study of language attitudes

  • How do you measure attitudes?

  • What is the relationship between language and identity?

  • Why language attitudes matter

For more information visit Access is free for the first six weeks and you can start any time!

Dan Clayton York CPD 2020 putting it into practice.pptx
Dan Clayton York CPD 2019 putting it into practice.pdf

2019 workshop

Dan Clayton (of EngLangBlog) summarised the 2019 workshop in his putting it into practice talk.

Speakers included:

Dan Clayton York CPD 2015 slides.pdf

2015 workshop

Dan Clayton (of EngLangBlog) attended our 2015 workshop on behalf of the AQA, to provide guidance for use of the workshop materials in teaching for the AQA specification.

Dan's slides are available here to view (© AQA) and they include the following case studies:

Previous workshops

All of the materials on this site have been tested with teachers at one or more CPD workshops at the University of York. If you use the materials and have feedback or questions please let us know.