|Wed||5 June (1 wk)||7.00-8.30 pm||$55||19ECPD Workshop 3|
Workshop 3. Supporting bilingual/multilingual children
Wednesday 5 June
Workshop Topic 3: Supporting bilingual/multilingual children
• Creating an environment that allows multilingual children to develop their two (or more)
native languages at the same time.
• Assisting children in using their respective languages equally (at home and at daycare
• Assisting families in maintaining/prioritising languages
Lana Tyurina is an award winning Family Day Care educator and Early Childhood Education and Care trainer with qualifications from universities in both Europe and Australia. Lana holds a PhD in Philosophical Anthropology and as a mother of two, is incredibly passionate about her work. Lana is a recipient of FDC Australia’s Educator of the year (CBD and inner suburbs) Award 2018.
Lana’s interest is in studying sensory perception and relationships in young children, particularly how these relate to behaviour and communication.