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Why is duolingo unpedagogic? (Part 1 – it isn’t!)

My Product Marketing Manager asked me this week why Duolingo was seen as unpedagogic, i.e. why it’s approach to teaching language is poor. She’s …

Linguistics on Flipboard

Greece's Macedonian Slavic heritage was wiped out by linguistic oppression – here's how<p>If you’ve ever been to a traditional Greek celebration, you …

Eddie Izzard will make you laugh in four languages

This week on the World in Words: Comedian Eddie Izzard.<p>Eddie Izzard has often joked about language from the silliness of Latin to why English speakers are so stubbornly monolingual. However, in late ‘90’s, Eddie decided that it wasn’t enough to joke about language; he wanted to joke <i>in</i> other …

10 Cool Ways to Teach with Word Clouds

Wordles are everywhere, in every color and size. Middle grades teacher and Scholastic author Marilyn Pryle shows 10 ways word clouds made with Wordle …

Teaching