"New" Teacher Tools Released

We are super excited about our new teacher tools. We’ve released the first of two updates. Meant to give teachers simplicity and functionality so they can help their students through the powerful learning platform of EnglishCentral. I’ve outlined in this video, the changes you’ll see when you click your TEACH tab when registered as a […]

Words, don't come easy to me…

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Words don’t come easy to anyone, native speaker or second language learner. It’s true. You have to study them as they are used, in context. Fortunately, as Linda outlined yesterday – EnglishCentral is making words come easier! The more you study a word, the sooner it will become “Learned” and in your learn bucket on […]

Não fique preocupado demais com a pronúncia!

Mesmo os nativos de país de língua inglesa têm variações na pronúncia, então ninguém precisa ficar com vergonha de não falar exatamente como um lorde inglês ou ator de Hollywood! O importante é praticar para ficar com fluência cada vez melhor. Você já praticou no EnglishCentral hoje?

Tweet 2 Win

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We are proud of the new version of EnglishCentral and want the world to know about it! How it makes learning even more fun and effective through the use of authentic video. But we need your help and we are offering up a little bribe! Just tweet the hashtag #thenewenglishcentral between today and Sept 6th […]

Words…and the people who love them!

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Welcome and thanks for stopping by!  I’m Linda Arsenault, and I’ve been hard at work behind the scenes as the resident Word Nerd for a long time here at EnglishCentral, involved in anything and everything related to the words that you can study on our site. I’m excited to tell you about what we’ve been […]

New: Fluency Feedback and Favoriting!

Continuing to look at  the changes on EnglishCentral – today, let’s look at how we’ve made the recording features more powerful. Also, how we’ve made it easier for you to keep track of videos. 1. Fluency Feedback Now Working! The player will give students “fluency” feedback as well as that on pronunciation. Meaning, when students […]

La Introduccion de EnglishCentral

Retroalimentación correctiva.

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EnglishCentral no sólo se basa en conectar estudiantes con videos con contenidos actuales y  “entretenidos”. Eso es sólo la mitad. También nos basamos en investigación (lea esta crítica del tratamiento académico) que también apoya la necesidad de los estudiantes de Inglés de obtener mucho aporte de lenguaje Y ser capaces de notar la formación de lenguaje […]

Aprender utilizando tecnología

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La tecnología tiene su lado bueno y su lado malo – como todas las cosas en la vida. Sin embargo, para el aprendizaje de idiomas ofrece poder real y soluciones. 1. Trae contexto y el mundo real a la clase. 2. Permite que los estudiantes repitan y obtengan retroalimentación instantánea. 3. Ayuda al profesor a […]

Tecnología y la enseñanza de Idiomas

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La tecnología es un verdadero beneficio para los profesores de lengua. Nuestros estudiantes son ahora “aprendices digitales” (un término popularizado por Marc Prensky) y están pidiendo más y más que los profesores utilicen tecnología como la de EnglishCentral, en sus salas de clases. EnglishCentral lleva la delantera en el desarrollo de una plataforma donde los educadores […]

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