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Benefits of a Bilingual Brain Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on January 31, 2014<p>Dual language education provides a unique and powerful opportunity to strengthen children’s highest cognitive brain …

40 more maps that explain the world

Maps seemed to be everywhere in 2013, a trend I like to think we encouraged along with August's 40 maps that explain the world. Maps can be a remarkably powerful tool for understanding the world and how it works, but they show only what you ask them to. You might consider this, then, a collection …

Create Interactive Online Presentations, infographics, animations & banners in HTML5 - Visme by Easy WebContent

Share or download in one click. Publish online, or download for offline use. make private for internal use.<p><b>We’re trusted by over</b> 900,000 marketers, …

The Stoplight Method: An End-of-Lesson Assessment

• What kinds of obstacles might students write on the red light?<br>• How could the data gathered from the exit slips be used to inform future lessons?<br>• How …

The Languages We're Learning Now

Support the news<p>No jobs at home? Looking abroad? We’ll look at the languages Americans are studying today. What’s hot, what’s not and where they lead.<p>…

Translate English Into More Than 30 European Languages And See It On A Map

If you're interested in languages, you're going to dig this nifty interactive map built by James Trimble of UK Data Explorer, which we spotted on reddit.<p>His European word translator, which he writes was inspired by the /r/etymology maps subreddit, can translate words from English into every …

Where Do People Use Mobile Learning Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on January 14, 2014<p>It’s clear that learning via a smartphone, tablet or other mobile device has become a part of our daily routines, blurring …

The 5 Best Free Cartoon Making Tools For Teachers

<b>Chogger</b><p><b>About Chogger:</b> <br>Chogger is a simple, but fun comic creation tool. It allows users to import their own pictures and publish a comic anonymously …

Graphics

Are women really better at learning languages?

It's dangerous to proclaim any characteristic as sweepingly male or female, but is there any truth behind this theory, asks Anne Merritt<p>When it comes to education, females have certainly been covering lost ground. Girls now <b>outperform boys in GCSEs</b> and women outnumber men at most UK universities.<p>In …

The 9 Most Widely Spoken Languages [Infographic] | RedLine

<b>What are the most widely spoken languages in the world? What language has the most native speakers?</b> Our infographic below gives you the 9 most …

Interpreters and Translators Among Most In-Demand High-Paying Jobs of 2014

With a growing Latino and increasingly diversified population in the United States, there is a demand for interpreters and translators in 2014, among …

Employment

The Top 10 Best eLearning Game Templates Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on January 14, 2014<p>The stats are in and we have the top eLearning game templates of 2013. We’ve found our eLearning game templates are THE …

Exploring Articulate Storyline Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on January 15, 2014<p>With <i>Articulate Storyline</i> eLearning developers can create more sophisticated and interactive <i>eLearning courses</i>. This tool …

10 Social Media Skills for The 21st Century Teachers

January 11, 2014<br>Digital social networking is a game changer in the learning landscape. It is an invention that amounts in its importance and …

Central States Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages

How to Reflect On Your Teaching Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on January 15, 2014<p>Reflective practice occurs when teachers step back and evaluate the learning environment. The teacher looks at himself or …

How Google Affects Memory and Learning Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on January 15, 2014<p>The How Google Affects Memory and Learning Infographic presents how Google helps us find information on the Internet, so we …

40 websites that will make you cleverer right now

• Facebook8.7K<br>• StumbleUpon1.4M<br>• 1.5Mshares<p>The indexed web contains an incredible 14 billion pages. But only a tiny fraction help you improve your brain …

Computer Science

“How did we say___, in Spanish?” No problem, this section gives you the answers- pronunciation, numbers, verb usage, indicative, subjunctive… …

Perú sabe: documental de gastronomía

Esta semana se proyecta en Atenas “<b>Perú Sabe: La cocina, arma social”,</b> documental dirigido por Jesús María Santos, que trata del recorrido realizado …

What the bilingual brain tells us about language learning

One of the most common questions people ask revolves around when and how to learn a second language. One common view is that earlier is better. There …

5 helpful strategies for self-reflection

One of the beauties of education is that we get the opportunity to try and explore new ideas. In fact, we are encouraged to think outside of the box …

Twelve Ideas for Teaching With QR Codes

1. Create 21st Century Resumes<p>Have students use QR to create resumes that link to other content such as their professional website or portfolio. All …

24 Things A Teacher Should Never Ask A Student To Do

by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p><b>1. Meaningless work</b><p>It’s fine to start with an academic standard, but standards aren’t meaningful to students and should never …

Kerstin's 4 steps to learning a language with Pinterest

Learning

Using social media as a language learning tool

Children now turn to social media by default. This makes it a great - albeit currently underused - tool for language teaching, says Ryan Owen Gibson<p>There's no denying that enthusiasm for learning foreign languages amongst our schoolchildren is at an all time low. But if things are going to change, …

What's the best way to teach languages?

Alex Rawlings was a language teacher's dream. He fell in love with languages when he was eight and learnt Greek, then German, then Dutch.<p>Now, an undergraduate at Oxford, he is the UK's most multi-lingual student, speaking 11 languages. So what's his secret?<p>"I remember seeing people on the beach in …

Are language teachers leading the way with education technology?

As more and more schools invest in mobile technologies, such as iPads, a common question on language fora is "can anyone recommend a good list of apps for language learning?"<p>My typical response is to suggest a range of generic apps for creating multimedia content (audio, video, animation, ebooks, …

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