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Brad Patterson, @brad5patterson, ESL teacher and Community Manager at Edulang, talks about online English learning applications....

Brad Patterson, @brad5patterson, ESL teacher and Community Manager at Edulang, talks about online English learning applications.
http://www.edulang.com/blog/

Webinar organizado por Internet en el Aula. INTEF. MECD. 26de Abril 2012.
http://internetaula.ning.com/

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Edulang. English learning applications Edulang. English learning applications Presentation Transcript

  • Excited to get started… I’m Brad. Feel free tocheck out my bio here:http://www.edulang.com/blog/ (about moi)
  • What we’ll coverWhere are you?
  • What we’ll cover WE WILL EXPLORE: 1) How is the Internet and elearning changing our profession, and language-learning industries 2) What is your current use of online learning, flipping the classroom, moving homework, projects online 3) Edulang’s perspective and materials for teaching and learning English View slide
  • What you’ll get YOUR TAKEAWAY 1) Fresh ideas for the classroom 2) A new perspective on your profession and industry 3) The keys to continue learning online with a PLN of international and diverse techniques and background 4) A bit of fun, and an international perspective from other contributors in the chatbox View slide
  • TIME OF CHANGE HOW IS INTERNET, ELEARNING CHANGING OUR PROFESSION
  • TIME OF CHANGE 1) Professional Development 2) Myriad of resources: Free, freemium, premium 3) New pedagogical reflections 4) Language schools, asynchronous learning
  • Lateral thinking
  • TIME OF CHANGE Have you experimented with… 1) online learning, 2) flipping the classroom, 3) moving homework, projects online 4) other?
  • TIME OF CHANGE ENGLISH DIGITAL LEARNING A HUGE INDUSTRY EXPERIENCING TREMENDOUS GROWTH, and changing due to: Open and free Visibility (and transparency) Collaboration FLAT
  • AN AMERICAN LIVING IN PARIS TALKING TO A SPANISHTIME OF CHANGE GROUP WHILE ON VACATION SURFING…
  • A very flat world indeed Edulang’s learners and teachers are also a part of the flat world add
  • A bit about Edulang One World. One Shared Language. Technology serving pedagogy 20 years experience in the creation and publishing of English learning content including 10 years in web applications development Grammar, vocabulary, oral comprehension, and test preparation proficency Exclusive content created by experienced native professors Tools for teachers and students to track evolution
  • Pay What You Want Pay What You Want 500 million English learners worldwide of which 450 million are left to the side of the market Minimum price per access is 1USD / 1Euro Learners/Teachers can contribute more and half goes to charity
  • Technical specifications Technical specifications EDULANG’s WEB Applications: Can be used on any WEB browser - Firefox (33% worldwide market share), IE, Opera, Safari,Chrome… NO installation on the users’ computers. Simple to use. 24 hours a day - worldwide instant access. Scalable (can be used by several hundred thousands users). Standard : SCORM 1.2 and SCORM 2004 compatible. ( (easy integration into Learning Management Systems)
  • English Addicts English Addicts The only web application offering a daily International English lesson based on Voice of America (V.O.A.) breaking news Every day, a NEW lesson based on current events is created by our experienced writers, following the same original pedagogical structure 1614 lessons available 13 types of accents 3 levels of difficulty 7 themes: Business 248 lessons Entertainement 193 lessons Environment 189 lessons Health & Medecine 248 lessons Science & Technology 200 lessons Society 345 lessons Political issues 191 lessons Handy search function An efficient student tracking tool for teachers and trainers A friendly and intuitive interface
  • TOEIC® TEST Simulator TEST Simulator The best preparation for the TOEIC® test 2 test modes : NEW:  March 2012 version • « PRACTICE » (3 tests available in this mode) - The learner can practice each section of the test separately and there are no time constraints. - Hints for answers are available and feedback is immediate. • « TEST » (3 tests available in this mode) - Simulates real test conditions in timed mode. - Hints are deactivated. Feedback is only accessible once the test is finished. « E.C.E - Edulang Certificate of English » (2 tests available in this mode) - Timed mode without hints or feedback. - Provides a TOEIC®-equivalent score. - Candidates receive a valuable Certificate.
  • TOEFL® TEST Simulator A unique simulator, that is perfect down to the smallest details: The same question types and formats The same academic topics The same time calculation for all sections The same navigation specifics Can be used in 2 modes: Practice mode: training mode with hints and feedback, and no timer (This allows learners to prepare at their own pace and receive instant feedback.) Test mode: simulation of the real TOEFL® iBT test, timed mode. (This is perfect for helping learners develop their stress and time management skills.) TEST Simulator is a WEB application that can be found at www.testsimulator.com
  • Key WEB Applications Key WEB Applications Edulang on smartphones: SNAPANDA. For Androïd and Iphone Uses your phone camera to learn the vocabulary you need now. Gives definition, synonyms, expressions Proposes various activities to memorize words
  • Gramster 1 & 2 Gramster 1&2 The leading complete English grammar software 75 key grammar points presented clearly and simply A unique and efficient way to improve grammar Hundreds of interactive activities that progress naturally from beginner to proficient Hints and feedback for each question Grammar rules explained according to their communicative uses Includes tests at the end of each level Is fully authorable: teachers can modify or extend all exercises
  • Vocabster Vocabster The best way to enhance English vocabulary 115 illustrated and interactive vocabulary topics Focuses on the essential areas needed from beginner to advanced level Hints and feedback for each question Modern communicative approach Introduces 4000 words related to daily life and contemporary society Includes tests at the end of each level Is fully authorable: teachers can modify or extend all exercisesEDULANG - Confidential
  • @brad5patterson brad@edulang.com