CLaRA Directors

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Dr. Sue Garton 

Sue Garton is a Senior Lecturer in Applied Linguistics (TESOL). She has an MSc in Teaching English and a PD in Applied Linguistics from Aston University. Her research interests are in the area of language education, in particular language-in-education policy and practice, classroom discourse and teaching English to young learners.

Emmanuelle Labeau

Dr. Emmanuelle Labeau 
A long time ago, coming from a not so far away country, Emmanuelle joined Aston University as a language assistant. Her desire to become a better teacher spurred her into embarking on a part-time PhD on ‘The Acquisition of French Past Tenses by Anglophone Learners’, while starting an appointment as a teaching fellow.