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The Quality Assessment System (QAS)

The QAS is a prototype MS Word add-in, providing a system for administering two-way feedback on the handwritten and digitally-written tasks of students. I desig
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Vocabulary Unplugged: Technology and the Lexicon | Dictionary.com Blog

Vocabulary Unplugged: Technology and the Lexicon | Dictionary.com Blog | Creative Language Technology | Scoop.it
Even the least tech-savvy lexicographer understands that technology is a robust source of new words. As technologies move from the realm of science fiction into our everyday realities, new words and meanings spring up around them.
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New Study Reveals Most Influential Languages | IFLScience

New Study Reveals Most Influential Languages | IFLScience | Creative Language Technology | Scoop.it
What makes a language important on a global scale? Is it the oldest? The one spoken by the most people? What about the one that has the greatest ability to reach other people by being translated? A multidisciplinary research team has examined the languages of the world and categorized them on how widely certain forms of media are translated into other languages. César Hidalgo of MIT led the research, and the paper was published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
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Skype users to get real-time language translating tool

Skype users to get real-time language translating tool | Creative Language Technology | Scoop.it
Microsoft launches the test version of a new Skype tool which translates foreign languages in real time.
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Cute cats could be key to learning

Cute cats could be key to learning | Creative Language Technology | Scoop.it
Could cute cat photos help you to learn a language?
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Maybe we don't need so much technology in the classroom after all..

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The Seven Faces of a Writer

The Seven Faces of a Writer | Creative Language Technology | Scoop.it
Writing is a skill that requires far more than a facility with words. To be successful, a writer must also perform the duties of at least seven other occupations. Can you name them?
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Twitter as a tool for learningScoop.it

Twitter as a tool for learningScoop.it | Creative Language Technology | Scoop.it
Social media often gets a bad rap for being a driving force behind people falling out of touch, neglecting in-person relationships, and reducing productivity for people around the world.
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The Benefits of Online Learning

The Benefits of Online Learning | Creative Language Technology | Scoop.it
I believe that online learning has the potential to revolutionize higher education. Students will be able to learn at their own pace and problems as simple as finding a place to park on campus will be eliminated.
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TeachersPayTeachers.com - An Open Marketplace for Original Lesson Plans and Other Teaching Resources

TeachersPayTeachers.com -- 300,000+ free and priced teaching resources created by teachers for download including lesson plans, unit plans, novel studies, worksheets, printables, PowerPoint Presentations, quizzes, exams, workbooks, projects and more.
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Best Free Language Learning Apps - PC Magazine

Best Free Language Learning Apps - PC Magazine | Creative Language Technology | Scoop.it
Best Free Language Learning Apps PC Magazine I've used a few unique apps that have excellent content for learning and studying, but they tend to be one-off apps for a specific language and purpose, rather than general programs with course content...

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Why a translation app isn't the answer for your business - The Media Online

Why a translation app isn't the answer for your business - The Media Online | Creative Language Technology | Scoop.it
Why a translation app isn't the answer for your business
The Media Online
Every few weeks, another innovative new translation app is announced to help people around the world communicate.
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Untying tongues: Why right now is a good time to read in translation - National Post

Untying tongues: Why right now is a good time to read in translation - National Post | Creative Language Technology | Scoop.it
The likes of Google Translate are supposedly making the whole planet’s culture available at the click of the mouse, but flesh-and-blood people remain essential to the process.
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What Microsoft Lync’s Rebranding as Skype for Business means for SMEs

What Microsoft Lync’s Rebranding as Skype for Business means for SMEs | Creative Language Technology | Scoop.it
With Microsoft Lync and Skype on track to merge by early 2015,
small and medium sized-enterprises will finally have a
communications interface that is both professional enough
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10 Useful Web Tools for Creating Online Quizzes and Polls ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

10 Useful Web Tools for Creating Online Quizzes and Polls ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Creative Language Technology | Scoop.it

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gustavo salazar's curator insight, February 19, 1:19 PM

Muy buen app

Amy Weisz's curator insight, February 19, 6:11 PM

Put those student iPads to use and get some instant feedback with some of these great tools. 

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Technology set to talk back better

Technology set to talk back better | Creative Language Technology | Scoop.it
Spencer Kelly reports on the latest developments in speech recognition which could change the way we interact with devices.
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The role of technology in gifted and talented education - live chat

The role of technology in gifted and talented education - live chat | Creative Language Technology | Scoop.it

Join us to explore how digital learning can engage and inspire gifted and talented students

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Online Language Education with private teachers

Online Language Education with private teachers | Creative Language Technology | Scoop.it
Myngle is the leading multi-language global platform for live online language learning. You can learn any language online with the best private teachers
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Online education startups: a field guide

Online education startups: a field guide | Creative Language Technology | Scoop.it
According to disruptive innovation expert Clayton Christensen, half of North American higher education will move online in the next ten years, followed by half of k-12 education by 2019.
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Mirror, Mirror, on the Wall: Reflections on Computer Assisted Language Learning - CALICO Journal

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The 15 Education Technologies To Know About This Year - Edudemic

The 15 Education Technologies To Know About This Year - Edudemic | Creative Language Technology | Scoop.it
Keeping up with all the education technologies is downright impossible. So let's use this boiled-down list of 15 tools to watch for instead!
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