Portuguese Achievement Conference O CÉU É O LIMITE / THE SKY’S THE LIMIT
When: Thursday, 21st June 2012
Time: 9:30 am to 15:45pm
Venue: European Commission Representation – London
To share good practice in raising the achievement of Portuguese speaking pupils in primary and secondary schools and develop the teaching of Portuguese as a modern language.
To share research on how economical development affects the profile of the Portuguese Language.
To consider how to develop writing alongside reading, speaking and listening.
To provide information on the educational system and school links with Angola.
To share and provide information on drama, music and cultural activities in order to raise the achievement and confidence of Portuguese speaking pupils.
To develop a better understanding of the Portuguese speaking community in the world and the role of the woman in the diaspora.
Miguel Gaspar Fernandes Neto – Ambassador of Angola
Representatives of the European Commission
Maria Manuela Aguiar– Former Secretary of State and President of Mulher Imigrante
José Rodrigues dos Santos –Portuguese Writer and Journalist Angolan/ Mozambique writer
Daniel Hahn —Writer and translator
Luiz Fábio Mesquiati – Institute of Education, University of London
Rogério Puga —Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Ana Souza – Goldsmith, University of London
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