Ian Bauckham (Headteacher, Bennett Memorial School)

Monday, 9th July 2018

A nation of monoglots? How we need urgent change in teaching languages in schools

The decline in modern languages in schools is in the news, and is against the national interest. Ian Bauckham CBE was chairman of the Teaching Schools Council's working group on languages, whose report https://www.tscouncil.org.uk/modern-foreign-languages-report/  is to form the basis of a new government initiative, aimed at reversing the process. Ian's talk will be followed by what promises to be lively session of Q and A.