Re-Bel's Sixth Public Event: Thursday 22nd of December 2011, 2 to 6pm

Registration for this event is closed. The event's programme and background documents will remain accessible on this webpage.

1. Dutch, French, English and other foreign languages in the school curriculum
2. School registration and admission policies

Practical details

When? Thursday the 22nd of December 2011 from 2 to 6pm
Where? University Foundation, rue d'Egmontstraat 11, 1000 Brussels [webpage | map]

Programme

13.30 Registration

14.00
Introduction: Philippe VAN PARIJS (UCLouvain & Oxford)

Dutch, French, English and other foreign languages in the school curriculum:
experiments and policies in Flanders, Wallonia and Brussels.

Lead piece: Alex HOUSEN (VUB) and Laurence METTEWIE (FUNDP)
Comments: Christiane BLONDIN (ULg) and Ludo BEHEYDT (UCL)
Chair: François MANIQUET (UCLouvain)

15.45 Coffee break

16.15
School registration and admission policies:
challenges and experiments in Belgium's urban areas

Lead piece: Estelle CANTILLON (ULB)
Comments: Bernard DELVAUX (UCL), Dimo KAVADIAS (VUB), Jean-Pierre VERHAEGHE (UGent)
Chair: Bea CANTILLON (UA)

Conclusion: Paul DE GRAUWE (K.U.Leuven & LSE)

18.00 Reception

Background Documents & Contributions

Topic 1. Dutch, French, English and other foreign languages in the school curriculum
Challenging Language Education in Belgium, by Alex HOUSEN and Laurence METTEWIE

Topic 2. School registration and admission policies in Belgium's urban areas
School choice regulation in practice: Lessons from Antwerp, Brussels and Ghent, by Estelle CANTILLON


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