[PODCAST] Interview: “… teachers need content and training when using technology.”

In this PODCAST interview enjoy the answers from a technology representative from Malaysia on the topic that attracts us the most: Language Learning & Technology. Maybe you have read the opening post to this topic: Language Learning & Technology, and have several thoughts and ideas. Enjoy the spirit of people who are supporting language education with enthusiasm. Today listen to […]

[PODCAST] Interview: “you practice more and get wonderful feedback when using technology”

 We are bringing you the PODCAST interview series with technology representatives for our topic of interest: Language Learning & Technology. Maybe you have read the opening post for this topic: Language Learning & Technology, and have several thoughts and ideas. Enjoy the spirit of people who are supporting language education with enthusiasm. Emil Waldhauser… [Linkedin] Czech Republic, English teacher, OUP contributor, supporting Robotel and […]

How does modern technology supports the idea of language learning?

While I am writing new posts for this blog I am asking myself the question: What does it mean to teach a second language and how does technology support the idea of language learning? Some might suggest that these are two unrelated questions, but for me learning languages, teaching languages, and technology go hand in hand. This […]

[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 […]

Getting to know SC+

SmartClass+ is a digital language learning platform developed by Robotel Inc., a Canadian company based in bilingual Montréal. The overall mandate for SmartClass+ is to help language teachers orchestrate language learning activities for their students, and to help those students learn a new language. When this new platform was first conceived, the primary goal was […]