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European Language-Learning Startup Challenges Rosetta Stone, Duolingo
By Madison Iszler. A tech company that recently expanded operations into the United States is challenging leading U.S. language-learning companies, Rosetta Stone and Duolingo. Babbel, a language-learning platform started in 2007 by the German ...
BFSB and partners launch language learning programme in public high schools Bahama Islands Info (blog)
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Learning a foreign language becomes easy with new Japanese technology
With smartphone and tablet apps, it is accessible anytime to maximize exposure to the language, which is essential for language learning. It's easy to understand Japanese grammar. VLJ prepares many different contents and Video Lesson is one of them.
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How English Language Learning is Fast Becoming the Ticket to Access Our Global ...
The result is a huge demand for English language learning. The industry is growing at a rapid rate as people and governments the world over invest time and resources to help punch that ticket to the global economy that English has come to represent.
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Language learning platform Duolingo launches in the Arab world
The language-learning platform Duolingo has launched in the Arab world, allowing Arabic speakers to learn English through free exercises, games and exams. The app, pictured below, was designed to feel like a game, says Gina Gotthilf, vice president of ...
App of the week: Duolingo Elon Local News
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Middlebury to sell stake in online language learning provider
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The college and K12 in 2010 signed a joint venture agreement to create Middlebury Interactive Languages, or MIL, a language learning program provider for K-12 students and teachers interested in professional development. Five years later, MIL has more ...
Speak Up: Supporting Online Language Learning with In-Person Programs
With 311 languages spoken in the United States, few, if any, public libraries have the capacity to teach in person all the different languages their patrons want to learn. Enter software, to the rescue. But just offering patrons access to a language ...
Found in Translation | Language Learning
CONVERSATION ALL-STARS (Clockwise, from top l.) Internet specialist Joe Salamon demonstrates the Living Language online language-learning resource to a customer at Cuyahoga Cty. PL's Parma-Snow Branch. A Plaza program facilitator works with ...