In this section, you will find a number of publications, webinar recordings, conference presentations and interviews, as well as video tips which have been written to help you develop your skills and knowledge as a teacher in the professional practice 'Using multilingual approaches'. From advice on how to teach primary-aged students to supporting adult learners in the EFL classroom, the content you will find here is practical, insightful and full of ideas to support your teaching and planning for all kinds of learners.

9 July, 2020
In this publication you will find key challenges and solutions relating to English Medium Instruction (EMI).
13 May, 2020
This report talks about the role of language in enhancing the resilience of refugees and host communities.
6 April, 2020
This report examines the current state of EMI policy implementation in Chinese higher education.
7 January, 2020
This report investigates the ways in which student teachers have encountered and responded to the term translanguaging.
7 November, 2019
This paper explores the rapport between Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) and English Medium Instruction. 
7 September, 2019
This book presents the issues facing local languages in Afghanistan and the complexity of teaching and learning English.
31 January, 2019
This article summarises a report on an exploratory survey investigating both translingual practices in English language...
18 January, 2019
This paper reports on the experiences of secondary school students who study through the medium of English (EAL).
12 September, 2018
To celebrate World Teachers' Day on 5 October, Maria Norton presents Constructing the Multilingual Mindset, a 1-hour...
22 November, 2017
This paper aims to open up discussions on the role of English in multilingual education.
2 September, 2017
This report recognises both the arguments for education to be in a familiar language and the demand for English.
10 August, 2017
This paper is a report of a study which aimed to understand the new and emerging global trend of EMI.
22 February, 2017
Multilingualisms and Development - Language & Development Conference proceedings edited by Hywel Coleman.
25 July, 2016
In this talk, John Simpson looks at the challenges and solutions for implementing multilingual approaches in the...
29 September, 2014
Caroline Linse, Stephen van Vlack and Oscar Bladas  This paper highlights a little-discussed global issue: the...
15 September, 2014
Edited by David Mallows This new book from ESOL Nexus is about the role of language in the integration of migrants....
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13 June, 2014
This closing report was commissioned by the British Council to provide an overview of the European and local...
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13 June, 2014
The Language Rich Europe (LRE) consortium, co-funded by the European Commission and the British Council, calls on...
13 June, 2014
This report contains 25 detailed country and regional profiles, which focus on language policies and practices in the...
16 January, 2014
This publication by Hywel Coleman examines the language situations in eight West African nations – Benin, Burkina Faso...
8 August, 2013
This report describes an online course, Changing Englishes, designed to raise awareness of the ‘plurilithic’ nature of...
11 June, 2013
This Access English Symposium saw the launch of British Council’s English Bilingual Education (EBE) project in East...
25 April, 2013
Florentina Taylor, Vera Busse, Lubina Gagova, Emma Marsden and Barbara Roosken This paper explores  the relationship...
28 February, 2013
Edited by Hamish McIlwraith This collection of papers is the product of a major, high level conference on language-in-...
22 February, 2013
Graham Hall and Guy Cook  In this research paper Graham Hall and Guy Cook explore teacher attitudes to own-language use...
31 January, 2013
Hywel Coleman and Tony Capstick | 2012This report contains recommendations regarding the development of policy for...
4 August, 2012
Word for Word examines the social, economic and political impact of Spanish and English in the world today. 
19 April, 2012
There is only limited evidence showing a relationship between the English language and development.
18 March, 2012
Edited by Dr Christopher Tribble Drawing on a wide range of international experience, this new collection focuses on...
6 March, 2012
This research paper by Clare Wardman reports on a study conducted in the north of England into the provision of support...