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La Maison Française | House of France DC

House of France DC – the cultural center of the Embassy of France in Washington, D.C. - presents concerts, cinéma, dance, exhibitions, lectures, opera, theatre and recitals.
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Interview: Does Language Shape The Way We See The World? - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Interview: Does Language Shape The Way We See The World? - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty | Languages, Cultures,Teaching & Technology | Scoop.it
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Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty broadcasts in 28 languages.
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The iPad initiative Did it make the grade?

The iPad initiative  Did it make the grade? | Languages, Cultures,Teaching & Technology | Scoop.it

"The iPad program would not have worked if the school was a strict no-technology zone beforehand, Larkin said. “You can’t go from a school that doesn’t allow cell phones in the building to handing out 1,000 iPads.”


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If Robots Will Run the World, What Should Students Learn?

If Robots Will Run the World, What Should Students Learn? | Languages, Cultures,Teaching & Technology | Scoop.it

Recognizing that much of the creative work generated comes out of collaborative group work, teachers can think about their classrooms as places for improvisational flow, where teachers and students are building knowledge together. Structure is needed, but some flexibility as well.

 


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Nik Peachey's curator insight, April 13, 2013 11:27 AM

An interesting read for anyone who is looking at the future of education

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How bilingual babies keep languages separate | ArtsWIRE

How bilingual babies keep languages separate | ArtsWIRE | Languages, Cultures,Teaching & Technology | Scoop.it
Babies in bilingual environments can learn to distinguish the grammatical structures of two different languages at a young age, a UBC study finds. The research shows that bilingual babies use qualities like pitch and duration ...
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EDITORIAL: Eliminating foreign language is a mistake - StateHornet.com

EDITORIAL: Eliminating foreign language is a mistake - StateHornet.com | Languages, Cultures,Teaching & Technology | Scoop.it
The Guardian (blog) EDITORIAL: Eliminating foreign language is a mistake StateHornet.com The policy committee's other main pillar of support was pointing out how most community colleges use their foreign language classes to satisfy both the foreign...
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Scratch | Home | imagine, program, share

Scratch | Home | imagine, program, share | Languages, Cultures,Teaching & Technology | Scoop.it
Scratch: a programming language for everyone. Create interactive stories, games, music and art - and share them online.
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How Languages Shape Our Understanding Of The World – OpEd - Eurasia Review

How Languages Shape Our Understanding Of The World – OpEd - Eurasia Review | Languages, Cultures,Teaching & Technology | Scoop.it
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There are currently about 7,000 languages spoken around the world.
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Qui a volé le vélo?

Qui a volé le vélo? | Languages, Cultures,Teaching & Technology | Scoop.it

Les élèves adorent les histoires de détectives. Proposez leur le jeu d'indices «Qui a volé le vélo de Valérie?»

À TÉLÉCHARGER GRATUITEMENT :

http://www.alliage.ca/catalogue/PremiersPas/Olive_detective.pdf


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Alliage's curator insight, January 20, 2013 1:29 PM

Une activité toute désignée pour LES CINQ AU QUOTIDIEN. 

 

 

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Animals have their own languages, author says; parasites turn hosts into zombies - Washington Post

Animals have their own languages, author says; parasites turn hosts into zombies - Washington Post | Languages, Cultures,Teaching & Technology | Scoop.it
Animals have their own languages, author says; parasites turn hosts into zombies
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Animals have their own languages, author says; parasites turn hosts into zombies. By Maggie Fazeli Fard,December 31, 2012.
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Top 100 Tools for Learning in 2013 | technology in language teaching

Top 100 Tools for Learning in 2013 | technology in language teaching | Languages, Cultures,Teaching & Technology | Scoop.it
2013 is rapidly approaching and if you’re like the rest of the OpenSesame community, you’re busy evaluating your successes in 2012 and thinking about ways to be more effective in 2013.
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Social and Affective Strategies for Learning a Second Language | Multilingues

Social and Affective Strategies for Learning a Second Language | Multilingues | Languages, Cultures,Teaching & Technology | Scoop.it
Social and Affective Strategies for Learning a Second Language | @scoopit via @jaluribe http://t.co/hqY3AD1r
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Growing up bilingual - NOW - Concordia University

Growing up bilingual - NOW - Concordia University | Languages, Cultures,Teaching & Technology | Scoop.it
A dual-language upbringing reflected in young children's vocabulary, Concordia study shows.
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The universal language of lullabies

The universal language of lullabies | Languages, Cultures,Teaching & Technology | Scoop.it
The earliest written evidence of lullabies dates back to the ancient Babylonians - and it seems they have changed little in 4,000 years.
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10 incredible iPad apps for education

10 incredible iPad apps for education | Languages, Cultures,Teaching & Technology | Scoop.it

"The tablet market has paved the way for educational resources in the form of slick, new apps, with text-books now being replaced by online downloadable versions of themselves. An array of stunning apps are at your disposal waiting to be exercised, so with this in mind, we decided to whittle down our top 10 iPad educational apps for students."


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John Evans's curator insight, June 4, 2013 6:30 AM

Thanks to Mary Mahoney for suggesting this article which was originally posted ot iPads in Educaiton on July 7, 2012. Definitely worth revisiting!

Chris Carter's curator insight, June 22, 2013 2:27 PM

Another good suggestion.

Chris Carter's comment, June 23, 2013 12:22 PM
Thank you, Yasemin!
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EuroWEATHER - Local weather forecasts

EuroWEATHER - Local weather forecasts | Languages, Cultures,Teaching & Technology | Scoop.it
Current weather conditions, 120H numerical forecasts processed every 6 hours, sun and moon ephemerides, climate data, prevailing winds for over 100 italian locations and for over 700 european, mediterranean and worldwide cities (Weather forecasts,...
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Lepetitjournal.com - UNIVERSITÉS FRANÇAISES - Les mauvaises élèves des classements internationaux

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UNIVERSITÉS FRANÇAISES - Les mauvaises élèves des classements internationaux
Les jeunes candidats français à l'expatriation ont un handicap : leurs diplômes ne sont pas toujours reconnus à l'étranger à leur juste valeur.
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Reports do not give French universities the place they deserve

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Software Reconstructs What The Earliest Languages May Have ...

Software Reconstructs What The Earliest Languages May Have ... | Languages, Cultures,Teaching & Technology | Scoop.it
Sometimes it seems impossible to figure out where the simplest bit of slang comes from, much less how the entire source language developed. But this is the silver age of the Computer Era, so now we don't have to actually ...
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Learning Other Languages Boosts Memory - Newsmax Health

Learning Other Languages Boosts Memory - Newsmax Health | Languages, Cultures,Teaching & Technology | Scoop.it
Times of India Learning Other Languages Boosts Memory Newsmax Health The study, published in the Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, revealed that bilingual children are better able to retain, process, and learn new information — the...
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Bilingual Children Have Better Working Memory - Language Magazine

Bilingual Children Have Better Working Memory - Language Magazine | Languages, Cultures,Teaching & Technology | Scoop.it
Bilingual Children Have Better Working Memory Language Magazine A study conducted at Spain's University of Granada and the University of York in Toronto, Canada, has revealed that bilingual children develop a better working memory – the ability to...
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Honor Harger: A history of the universe in sound | Video on TED.com

Artist-technologist Honor Harger listens to the weird and wonderful noises of stars and planets and pulsars.
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How babies learn languages in womb - Deccan Chronicle

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How babies learn languages in womb
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Unborn babies listen to their mothers talk during the last 10 weeks of pregnancy and at birth can demonstrate what they've heard, researchers say.
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Linguists online

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THE teacher who corrects your correspondent’s awful Mandarin is soft-spoken, authoritative and far away. Thanks to Skype, you can have face-to-face lessons with... (Technology is starting to change language-learning.
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How Global Language Learning Gives Students the Edge

How Global Language Learning Gives Students the Edge | Languages, Cultures,Teaching & Technology | Scoop.it
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In the quickly evolving world of global-language learning, America is waking up to a new reality.
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Science NEWS: Bilingual brain boost: Two tongues, two minds.

Science NEWS: Bilingual brain boost: Two tongues, two minds. | Languages, Cultures,Teaching & Technology | Scoop.it
RT @DrEscotet: Bilingual brain boost: Two tongues, two minds - #Neuroscience #Bilingualism – http://t.co/j2xJa7Hm
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Best Free Language Learning Apps

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Irene Aguilar's curator insight, March 22, 2013 1:37 AM

For those with Smart Phones..