When Postcards Need Glossaries

This week’s challenge is to create a glossary for e-learning. Mine untangles German idioms causing some vacation confusion.

Ten Tips to Translate Tests Thoughtfully

Posted by John Kleeman Tests and exams are used for serious purposes and have significant impact on people’s lives. If they are translated wrongly, it […]

When Postcards Need Glossaries

This week’s challenge is to create a glossary for e-learning. Mine untangles German idioms causing some vacation confusion.

Our Moodle Fairy takes #FeatureFriday to Russia to show how Moodle can be used to teach English.

Recently our very own Mary Cooch, Moodle’s Community Educator (or possibly you know her as our Moodle Fairy) attended a […] The post Our Moodle […]

My article for a joint project between TES and the British Council

I recently wrote an article for a joint project between the Times Educational Supplement and the British Council.  It featured a wide range of teaching […]

Guest Post: A Revolution In Language Practice

  Language learning has become faster, easier and more fun, with the introduction of guidance algorithms in apps that make for conversation exchange with native […]

Learn a new language in virtual reality [Ergürel]

This app helps you learn a new language in virtual reality — from haptic.al by Deniz Ergürel The educational VR app combines voice chatbot technology and […]

Diigo Weekly Bookmarks

What’s new this week in my Diigo bookmarks? Check out the links shown below for some of the latest and greatest web tools and resources […]

Alexa got 4,000 new skills in just the last quarter! | DC: What are the teaching & learning ramifications of this?

Excerpt from Amazon fumbles earnings amidst high expectations (emphasis DSC): Aside from AWS, Amazon Alexa-enabled devices were the top-selling products across all categories on Amazon.com […]

Interesting/innovative! Mattel is developing a smart baby monitor called Aristotle that is designed to grow and learn with the child. [Rittenhouse]

A new $300 gadget from Mattel will make being a parent much easier — from thestreet.com by Lindsay Rittenhouse Mattel is developing a smart baby […]

“Virtual reality is actually here” [Perkins] + 8 other items involving AR, VR, & MR

Virtual reality is actually here — from computerworld.in by Bart Perkins Excerpts: In parallel with gaming, VR is expanding into many other areas, including these: […]

Scenario Based Mobile Learning to Teach English

By Elisabetta Lando This note to students has been circulating around on different social media for years now (origin unknown!) but it always makes me […]

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