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Duolingo Updates Its iOS App With A Gamified Virtual Store - The Next Web

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Duolingo Updates Its iOS App With A Gamified Virtual Store The Next Web Free language learning platform Duolingo has launched an updated version of its iOS app today, introducing a virtual store and a language coach, as it seeks to further engage...
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Give our children the language tools - Financial Times

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Give our children the language tools Financial Times The fundamental issue here is not whether British children could or could not manage Mandarin, but the almost total failure of British schools to produce adults comfortable in at least one...
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Highlights from the British Academy's Language Festival - The Guardian

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"Food always goes down really well," says James O'Sullivan, head of modern foreign languages.
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'Alarming shortage' of foreign language skills in UK - BBC News

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The UK has an "alarming shortage" of people able to speak the 10 languages vital to our future prosperity and global standing, warns a report.
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Teaching a foreign language? Best teach in the accent of the listener

Teaching a foreign language? Best teach in the accent of the listener | Digital Clil | Scoop.it

"Perception of second language speech is easier when it is spoken in the accent of the listener and not in the 'original' accent of that language, shows a new study from the University of Haifa. The study was published in the Journal of Psycholinguistic Research."


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Provo Turns to Online Learning Program to Teach World Languages - Learning Outside the Lines

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Learning world languages is an important educational experience for students. Exposure to secondary languages can help students better understand other cultures and prepare them to compete in today’s global economy.
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Smart Apps For Special Needs: Good Free Apps of the Day - Teach your kid the new foreign language: Code for an hour this week

Smart Apps For Special Needs: Good Free Apps of the Day - Teach your kid the new foreign language: Code for an hour this week | Digital Clil | Scoop.it
Good Free Apps of the Day- Teach your kid the new foreign language: Code for an hour this week http://t.co/JXL0U9yK9v #FreeApp #SpecialNeeds
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Training for the Future: Northeast Ohio schools think globally with curriculum ... - News-Herald.com

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Ted Krejsa, Russian teacher and world language department head for Kenston High School, teaches a Russian II class Wednesday at Kenston High School.
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READ ON! | Italy's successful partnership - British Council

READ ON! | Italy's successful partnership - British Council | Digital Clil | Scoop.it
... results in English, the Italian Ministry of Education knocked at our door asking us to extend the project to a national school network of about 60 institutions involved in the 3-year training programme “eCLIL/eEnglish”.
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Language lessons teach you more than just verb tables - The Guardian

Language lessons teach you more than just verb tables - The Guardian | Digital Clil | Scoop.it
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As trite as it sounds, along with the language itself, you learn more about the inner workings of a society than any foreign film or travel article will tell you.
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International Teaching English as a Foreign Language Certificate | UW Professional & Continuing Education

International Teaching English as a Foreign Language Certificate | UW Professional & Continuing Education | Digital Clil | Scoop.it
Do you know anyone who wants to teach English as a Foreign Language? Our department offers this training program... http://t.co/OZkklYjD6L
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