Innovation Webcasts present ideas for the implementation of technologies in language teaching and learning, with a special focus on sharing what works in Language Flagship programs. Browse this collection to garner ideas from Language Flagship faculty, language center personnel, private-sector entrepreneurs, and other partners in the Language Flagship’s community of practice.
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JANUARY 28 10am Hawaii - 11 AM AKST - 12pm PST - 1pm MST - 2pm CST - 3pm EST Duration: 30 mins Presented by Gabe Wyner, The Fluent Forever App Founder. - Informed by research in neuroscience, Fluent Forever is a fully customizable audio-visual flashcard app designed...
JANUARY 16 10am Hawaii - 11 AM AKST - 12pm PST - 1pm MST - 2pm CST - 3pm EST Duration: 30 mins Presented by Paul Miller, VEO Founder. - Providing feedback on extended learner performance can be challenging. VEO makes it easy to do so through a customizable tagging...read more
NOVEMBER 9 10am Hawaii - 11 AM AKST - 12pm PST - 1pm MST - 2pm CST - 4pm EST Duration: 60 mins Presented by The Student Advisory Board. - Hackathon 2018 Showcase What ideas do students have for effectively integrating technology into their own language learning?...read more
OCTOBER 26 10am Hawaii - 12pm Alaska - 1pm PDT - 2pm MDT - 3pm CDT - 4pm EDT Duration: 30 mins Presented by Jeff Magotto, Yamada Language Center Director, Oregon University. - Interactive video The use of interactive video has been gaining recognition as a...read more
OCTOBER 5 10am Hawaii - 12pm Alaska - 1pm PDT - 2pm MDT - 3pm CDT - 4pm EDT Duration: 30 mins Presented by Andrew F. Ross, Arizona State University - CIRCLE (Communities, Identities, and Research in Collaborative Language Education) is a framework for...read more
In this 20-minute presentation, Beth Kautz and Dan Soneson from the University of Minnesota present a model for pairing international students with domestic students for online conversational practice and intercultural exchange and discuss the possible applicability...read more
In this 14-minute presentation, Hai Liu and Wei-Hsuan Lo from the Chinese Flagship program at the University of Minnesota share their experience of using PlayPosit, an interactive video app, to help students study Chinese grammar in their “flipped class” for beginning...read more
In this 10-minute presentation, Yingying Bao from the Chinese Flagship program at the Indiana University Bloomington presents how Extempore, an app for developing speaking skills, is used to provide students with opportunities to practice Chinese presentational skills...read more
In this 9-minute presentation, Irina Walsh and Ruslan Suvurov present a collaboration between the Russian Flagship program at the Bryn Mawr College and the Tech Center to engage Russian students in a simulated experience of participating in an academic conference,...read more
In this 10-minute presentation, Yizhe Huang from the ROTC Chinese Flagship program at the University of North Georgia shares her experience of using Ponddy Chinese, an Artificial Intelligence (AI) powered smart textbook, in the tutoring sessions for intermediate level...read more