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Session 2 - Supporting children's bilingualism thorugh book reading with Nisrine El Choueifati
Join speech pathologist Nisrine El Choueifati as she discusses how positive bilingualism can be supported through book reading.

Nisrine has worked as a speech pathologist with children, families and communities for 16 years. She believes in the power of books and early literacy experiences to support bi-lingualism. Nisrine is committed to being an advocate for positive bilingualism and cultural inclusion.

Nisrine learnt to speak Arabic, French and English as a child and was able to learn Italian at school. Nisrine is a trainer working with Diversity Kids, which offers many practical programs working with educators and families to support the knowledge, skills and actions needed to support bilingualism and inclusion. She is a lecturer in speech pathology at ACU in Sydney, where she works with speech pathology students to develop the skills to enable positive bi-lingualism and communication so that they can participate and connect with culture.

Nov 10, 2021 07:30 PM in Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney

Registration is closed.