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Amazon Echo to go beyond voice, will interpret sign languageWell, making Echo understand the sign language isn’t as quick as commanding it by voice … a great assistance for unprivileged deaf people to avail the benefits of this technology. The developer hasn …Publ.Date : Wed, 18 Jul 2018 22:32:00 GMTRanking the most in-demand programming languages? Read More »
Publ.Date : Fri, 13 Sep 2013 01:43:23 +0000

TESOL Education News Briefs
Research the latest news about English Education. Free SWIC English as a Second Language classes offered in AugustBELLEVILLE ? Improve your English skills with grant-funded, tuition-free Southwestern Illinois College Adult Education and Literacy English as a Second Language courses starting in August 2018. Adult …Publ.Date : Sun, 15 Jul 2018 11:37:00 GMTSmall Talk: Speaking English? Read More »
Publ.Date : Sat, 07 Sep 2013 19:57:31 +0000

Tomorrowland! Music and Nature in Belgium
Tomorrowland is a magical music festival that takes place at different countries around the world. The goal is to get people to respect mother nature and explore the world in […]
Publ.Date : Wed, 18 Jul 2018 11:47:33 +0000

Featured Infographic! 20 Useful Words and Phrases for Top-Notch Essays
Writing essays is especially tough for language learners. In other countries, writing essays is different than the way Americans write essays. The formatting is different. The organization, writing style, and […]
Publ.Date : Mon, 16 Jul 2018 10:20:58 +0000

Boryeong! The Famous Mud Festival in Korea
Visitors from all over the world travel to Daecheon Beach in South Korea to attend Boryeong, the famous mud festival! The event takes place July 13th to 22nd and visitors […]
Publ.Date : Wed, 11 Jul 2018 11:34:06 +0000

Featured Book! Hacking Literacy: 5 Ways To Turn Any Classroom Into a Culture of Readers
This month we are featuring the book,Hacking Literacy: 5 Ways To Turn Any Classroom Into a Culture of Readers. In the book, Hacking Literacy: 5 Ways To Turn Any Classroom […]
Publ.Date : Mon, 09 Jul 2018 11:42:14 +0000

Collaborative Language Learning Ideas and Tools, American #TESOL Webinar
You may not know that there are several free web tools and apps available to help your language learners communicate and collaborate. Students can use tools, such as Mindmeister and […]
Publ.Date : Fri, 06 Jul 2018 22:25:08 +0000

Gion Matsuri! One of Kyoto?s Grandest Celebrations
Gion Matsuri, which is celebrated throughout July, is one of the most popular festivals in Japan attracting millions worldwide to Kyoto. This religious festival dates back to the 9th century […]
Publ.Date : Wed, 04 Jul 2018 11:30:11 +0000

Featured Tool! Kapwing Video and Gif Creator
Every month we feature ourfavorite web tools and apps for English language learners and teachers. This month we are highlighting Kapwing, a free editing tool to create videos, GIFs, images, […]
Publ.Date : Mon, 02 Jul 2018 11:49:50 +0000

Naadam is the Historical Mongolian Festival of Sports
The Naadam Festival, which takes place July 11th to 15th, is one of the oldest celebrations of Mongolian culture dating back to the 13th century. This incredible festival is attended […]
Publ.Date : Wed, 27 Jun 2018 11:14:33 +0000

5 Online Visual Thesauruses for English Learners
With online tools language learners are able to visualize and build vocabulary. One of the most engaging ways to build vocabulary is by looking up words in an online visual […]
Publ.Date : Mon, 25 Jun 2018 11:01:23 +0000

A World Cup of Knowledge! Lessons and Resources, American #TESOL Webinar
Language learners around the world are celebrating the World Cup. The FIFAwebsite is packed with resources to engage learners in all countries. Not only are the resources in English, but […]
Publ.Date : Fri, 22 Jun 2018 22:54:07 +0000

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