EAL ( English as an additional language)
My name is Tarlochan Jhass and my role is to support equality of opportunity within the school to raise the achievement of ethnic minority and EAL pupils.
Assess newly arrived pupils in order to target appropriate support.
To apply monolingual and bilingual teaching strategies as appropriate to provide access to the curriculum.
To conduct an annual needs and analysis to provide fair support.
Support pupils in their general learning and track progress
To provide pastoral support to pupils when necessary/ needed.
To encourage integration and equal access to school’s social and educational
Home-School Liaison for EAL pupils:
To support parents and school to strengthen home school links.
To encourage parents to be involved in their children’s education and school community.
To raise cultural awareness and treat everyone with respect and consideration.