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Google Voice Now Placing Calls In 38 Languages - NewsMax.com

Google Voice Now Placing Calls In 38 LanguagesNewsMax.comNow, reports the Washington Post, the company has gone international to allow Gmail users across the world to place calls from foreign browsers.
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Indigenous, non-English languages struggle to survive in US - Kansas City Star

Indigenous, non-English languages struggle to survive in US - Kansas City Star | World Languages | Scoop.it
Indigenous, non-English languages struggle to survive in USKansas City StarBut some schools and programs are fighting that stigma and trying to preserve these languages for a new generation.
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Program helping students learn English language

Program helping students learn English language | World Languages | Scoop.it
Salvador Rodriguez, 9, of Bloomington loved going to the zoo
during a summer school field trip.
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HOW TO: Learn and Practice Languages Using Social Media

HOW TO: Learn and Practice Languages Using Social Media | World Languages | Scoop.it
Given the globalized online world we live in, learning a new language has never been easier -- nor as interactive, interesting, and social!
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Could you spell that? In Spanish

ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico (Reuters) - "Bizantinismo. B-I-Z ..." Evelyn Juarez repeated to the panel of six judges and then flawlessly spelled it to win the first national Spanish-language spelling bee in the United States.
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Language camp gives voice to cultures | INFORUM | Fargo, ND

Language camp gives voice to cultures | INFORUM | Fargo, ND | World Languages | Scoop.it
Concordia immersion program marks 50 years
MOORHEAD – The best way to learn a language is to be immersed in it.
That is the philosophy behind Concordia College’s Language Villages, a cultural immersion program based in Bemidji for the past 50 years.
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10 Actors You Might Not Know Are Bilingual | Pajiba: Reviews, News, Quotes & Cultural Commentary

10 Actors You Might Not Know Are Bilingual | Pajiba: Reviews, News, Quotes & Cultural Commentary | World Languages | Scoop.it
Pajiba: Reviews, News, Quotes & Cultural Commentary...
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20 good answers to “Why are you teaching your children Spanish?” | Spanish Playground

20 good answers to “Why are you teaching your children Spanish?” | Spanish Playground | World Languages | Scoop.it
Spanish for children. Activities, songs, games, books and printables for teaching Spanish to children.
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Cherokee language immersion school could become public » Local News » MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

Cherokee language immersion school could become public » Local News » MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK | World Languages | Scoop.it
Cherokee Nation’s private language immersion school in Tahlequah could become a chartered public school under the amended Oklahoma Charter Scho...
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Foreign Language Teaching Methods

Professional development modules for foreign language instruction at the high-school and college levels.
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The world's languages: factfile - Telegraph

The world's languages: factfile - Telegraph | World Languages | Scoop.it
A dictionary of a long dead language has been completed after a team of scholars worked on it for 90 years.
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14 Free and Simple Digital Media Tools | MindShift

14 Free and Simple Digital Media Tools | MindShift | World Languages | Scoop.it
This is not specifically a WL post but it has very useful tools for WL teaching
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Foreign language class changes spark debate over effectiveness - UT The Daily Texan

Foreign language class changes spark debate over effectiveness - UT The Daily Texan | World Languages | Scoop.it
Foreign language class changes spark debate over effectivenessUT The Daily TexanA $3 million budget cut is forcing the College of Liberal Arts to offer more intensive foreign language courses, leaving some students and department chairs concerned...
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» The Norway bombing, foreign languages and real time search

» The Norway bombing, foreign languages and real time search | World Languages | Scoop.it
The Norway bombing and shooting shows us that there is a need for search solutions that let you follow foreign language news and social web streams in real time.
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7 Google Tools You Don’t Know About…Yet!

We all know Google Search.  And Google Documents.  And Google Earth.   But...
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Multilingual are more creative: Sharjah study (As posted in The National)

Multilingual are more creative: Sharjah study (As posted in The National) | World Languages | Scoop.it
As an employee at Brainscape and a bit of a language geek, I often feel dissatisfied by the fact that I only speak two languages.
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Mandarin classes open a world in Hub

Mandarin teacher Li Wang sat in a chair small enough for a 4-year-old, her enthusiastic students sitting on the classroom carpet in a separate square.
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C.U.L.T.U.R.E.

The documentary concerns the perception of local identity in the historical centre of Córdoba (Spain), which is an attempt to “make out” the sense of belonging to a specific place that is not only a geographical space but also a “place of the...
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Hip-hop, texting may help save world's languages | McClatchy

Hip-hop, texting may help save world's languages | McClatchy | World Languages | Scoop.it
In southern Chile, young speakers of Huilliche, a language that's in peril of extinction, produce hip-hop videos and post them on the Internet.
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TV, pop and the internet are 'turning teenagers off learning foreign languages'

TV, pop and the internet are 'turning teenagers off learning foreign languages' | World Languages | Scoop.it
BBC journalist Kate Adie insisted that the mastery of at least one other language is 'invaluable in more ways than one'.
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The importance of the Spanish language in the world today | ClarewoodMercado.com

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