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It’s been over a month now since we started the Seren Iaith project. We support the initiative to increase Grŵp Llandrillo Menai’s students’ use of the Welsh language in informal/social setting and to increase their awareness of the Welsh language as a skill in the workplace. Over the next couple of weeks, we will be…

Gŵyliaith 2018

19 April 2018 Yr Hen Lyfrgell Stryd Working Yr Ais / The Hayes Caerdydd / Cardiff CF18 1BH Coference how to use technology to improve bilingual services in post-14 education. Register – HERE

Appointment of “Seren Iaith” Promotion Officer

Sgiliaith are extremely pleased to announce that we have appointed Sioned Williams as a “Seren Iaith” Promotion Officer. Sioned will be supporting the innovative Seren Iaith (Language Star) initiative to increase Grŵp Llandrillo Menai’s students’ use of the Welsh language in informal/social setting and to increase their awareness of the Welsh language as a skill…

Full time job for 6 months

Do you know someone looking for a full time 6 month job? Maybe someone who has graduated over the summer? A fantastic opportunity to work at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai and Sgiliaith! More information HERE   (The ability to speak Welsh is essential for this post)

2017 – 2018 Competition

EXCELLENT PRIZES! Do you work with learners in the Further Education or Work Based Learning sector? To enter, note “Tip of the day” for new students eager to develop Welsh language / Bilingual skills in the classroom or in the workplace. Compete via Sgiliaith’s Twitter feed Using #tipsgiliaith Prizes 4 tickets to Bounce Bellow fro…

Dates for the MA Module confirmed

We are pleased to announce that the dates for our Bilingual Teaching Methodology MA Module has been confirmed for the 2017-18 academic year. Here are the dates for the contact days: Day 1 – 30 November 2017 Day 2 – 1 December 2017 Day 3 – 24 January 2018 Day 4 – 25 January 2018…

Head of Sgiliaith nominated to sit on the Welsh Language Partnership Council.

We are extremely pleased to announce that the head of Sgiliaith, Angharad Lloyd-Williams has been nominated to sit on the Welsh Government’s Welsh Language Partnership Council. The council will be responsible for giving advice and making representations to Ministers in relation to the Welsh language strategy. They will provide support in implementing the Cymraeg 2050…

Sgiliaith creating a Bilingualism Library

During the 2017 Winter term, Sgiliaith officers will be creating a library for people who wish to study our MA module in bilingual teaching methodology. Angharad Lloyd-Williams, Head of Sgiliaith said, “Over the years we have collected and received books, journals and studies on aspects of bilingualism. We hope that creating this library will broaden…

Locating Sgiliaith’s Staff Development Mentor at ColegauCymru

Sgiliaith is very pleased to announce that our Staff Development Mentor, Helen Humphreys, will be located at ColegauCymru in Tongwynlais. Helen will be working from Tongwynlais full-time, and will be extending our activities and provision through the whole of South Wales. Angharad Lloyd-Williams, Head of Sgiliaith said, “We are extremely pleased of being able to share this exciting development….