How to get started using tablets in the language classroom

Oxford University Press is sharing, on its YouTube channel, an interesting podcast called  “Question for Q authors” on a regular basis. It always has a video (max two minutes), in which OUP authors are sharing their experiences. The podcast with Joe McVeigh’s response to “How can I get my students to use smart devices in the classroom?”   inspired […]

[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 […]

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” […]

La vague technologique prend de l’ampleur au Québec…

La semaine dernière, le magazine L’Actualité s’est penché sur un phénomène relativement nouveau au Québec : la «IClasse». En effet, la chroniqueuse, Catherine Dubé, a investigué les divers milieux scolaires québécois pour découvrir que de plus en plus d’élèves travaillent, et ce, dès le primaire, avec des outils tels les ordinateurs portatifs ou même des […]

Celebrate the European Day of Languages 2013

The European Day of Languages is the 26th of September, as proclaimed by the Council of Europe on the 6th of December 2001. Its aim is to encourage language learning across Europe. Whether as an individual or as a group, within an organization (school or association) or just among friends, people of all ages can get involved in the […]

INSPIRATION: Language Teaching & Technology Conferences in Czech Republic 2013

In May and June 2013 there were language teachers from Czech republic enjoying the inspiring atmosphere at the series of conferences. You can enjoy the workshops’atmosphere in conference video. 2 cities, 2 days, 80 teachers, 16 workshops to attend, 7 speakers. The topic of conferences was “teaching with language lab.” New digital language labs are […]