3 Key Assessment Tools for Language Labs

What assessment tools should be in every digital language lab classroom? What performance demonstrates knowledge? How is the student doing? What has the student learned? What can I do to help the students more? To answer these questions in language lab driven classes we need assessment tools. We need: 1 – Assessment tools providing different ways of giving […]

[VIDEO]: SmartClass+ Language Learning Platform

More and more schools are using the SmartClass+ language learning platform in the Czech Republic, Europe. This video was created by Robotel’s Czech partner, AV MEDIA. Note that the language activities significantly increase the amount of time that the student is actively engaged in using the target language. SmartClass+ is designed to save the teacher´s time and enhance […]

[PHOTO]: Czech Conference – Language Learning and Digital Tools

Last week seventy language teachers experienced a number of innovative digital teaching tools in the workshops at the conference for language teachers in Brno, Czech Republic. Innovative ways of language teaching need to be discussed, experienced, and evaluated before they are implemented in classrooms. Teachers are ready and willing to experience new digital tools and teaching environments that represent […]

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” […]

Celebrating the first SC+ installation in Latvia

On September 24th, a conference-workshop at Ulbroka Vidusskola (Secondary School) took place to inaugurate the first SmartClass+ Laboratory installed in Latvia. Ulbroka Vidusskola has recently acquired a SmartClass+ Language laboratory system through a partnership agreement between the Stopinu Local Government, Certes (official partner of Robotel in Latvia), BMK (Robotel distributor in the Baltic region), and […]

SC+ song exercises

SmartClass+, a digital language learning platform, offers language teachers several interesting exercise templates. Each exercise includes a media file (audio, video, text, picture), teacher’s instructions and a tool for students to interact with the presented topic. I want to introduce some of the exercise templates that support using songs in the language classroom. In the videos you can […]

Language lab in Montemorelos, Nuevo León, Mexico

Escuela Normal de Montemorelos, “Profesor Serafin Peña” is starting this school year with brand new SmartClass+ language lab. Language lab is equipped by 45 students’ stations. All language activities, individual exercises as well as live class interaction activities are led from the teacher’s station. Students’ stations are situated in sets of five. The system is equipped with Audio Matrix system that provides crystal […]