[VIDEO]: The First iPad language classroom in Latin America

The first SmartClass+ iPad language classroom in Latin America is in Colombia. Colegio Americano de Barranquilla signed a partnership with Robotel, Inc. The aim of the partnership is to recognize the importance of improving and researching the education and teaching of language through the effective and economical use of technologies. Teachers were delighted by the possibilities offered by SmartClass+. The […]

[STUDY]: How often do you or your students use educational technology in your classroom? 

Do you think, that educational technology is taking over? A national online survey of teachers and administrators, conducted online in the US for Common Sense Media’s Graphite by Harris Interactive in May 2013 asked educators, (764 public school preK-12 teachers and 205 public school administrators), questions such as: How often do you or your students use educational technology […]

[VIDEO]: Two Inspirational Talks about Language Teaching

TED is a nonprofit organization devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. It started out in 1984 as a conference bringing together people from three worlds: Technology, Entertainment, Design.  TED conferences bring together the world’s most fascinating thinkers and doers, who are challenged to give the talk of their lives. We are bringing to you two talks that think […]

[TIP]: Picture exercises with SC+

One strong feature of SmartClass+ is its support for creating different individual exercises from a broad range of media: audio, video, PDF, text, pictures, etc.  When we have a digital language platform and easy to use exercise templates, sometimes the hardest job for teachers is to come up with an idea for the perfect exercise. Today we want to share […]

SC+ in Oman, Waljat College of Applied Sciences

English teachers at the Waljat College of Applied Sciences, the first private college in Oman, attended the SmartClass+ training session on the 28th of August, 2013. Ashraf Al-Saraireh, the Robotel Regional Sales Manager, Middle East, delivered the practical hands-on session in the school’s language lab. Since September, all college students at the school are experiencing language learning in a […]

Explore SC+ class: Elementary school Ratibořická, Czech Republic

The number of SmartClass+ digital language classrooms in the Czech Republic is rapidly increasing. Schools can choose the digital learning language platform that best suits their needs from the many flexible variants of SmartClass+: SC+ with audio activities only, SC+ integrated with students´PCs, SC+ on tablets, etc. The classroom in the elementary school Ratibořická in Horní Počernice is organized into digital “nests” […]

TIP: Using QR with Tablets in Education

Create your own Quick Response codes and use a QR code reader in your language classroom. Your students can scan the QR code using a QR code reader app and can quickly connect to digital content such as YouTube language videos, text instructions, or language learning websites, using their tablets. QR codes can be used to help organize the iPad/Android learning […]