Latest Language education Stories

2013-10-16 23:34:17

Louisiana State University in partnership with RBdigital from Recorded Books Launches Online Language Learning Resource Transparent Language Online. Baton Rouge, LA (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, LA), in partnership with RBdigital from Recorded Books (Prince Frederick, MD), is pleased to announce the availability of Transparent Language Online, the most complete language-learning solution available anywhere. Transparent Language is a highly regarded and...

2013-10-04 23:02:07

English-Click.com allows residents of all ages in Thailand to improve their English skills through training courses offered in Bangkok and online, eReflect reports. New York City, NY (PRWEB) October 05, 2013 eReflect reported today that residents of Thailand and the wider Southeast Asian area can benefit from using English-Click.com as a comprehensive training program for improving their English communication skills. In a recently published blog post on Ultimate Vocabulary™’s website,...

2013-09-27 23:02:45

ESL teacher Richard Graham explains how the Genki English method promotes learning through fun activities and play, making vocabulary learning more fun for students by eliminating the need to memorize and learn boring word lists by heart. New York City, NY (PRWEB) September 28, 2013 The team behind the Ultimate Vocabulary™ Blog recently interviewed Richard Graham about his innovative teaching English methodology, sharing with Ultimate Vocabulary™ readers new insights and techniques...

2013-09-26 23:24:06

Powerful Combination of Adaptive Learning and Visual Models Petaluma, Calif. (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 Conceptua Math announces Fact Fluency: a new adaptive computing module for its ground-breaking math curriculum. Fact Fluency uses personalized learning algorithms along with Conceptua’s patent-pending visual models. With the introduction of Fact Fluency, Conceptua Math adds the power of adaptive learning to its rich adaptive teaching curriculum. Conceptua’s new fluency component...

2013-08-29 23:30:58

The residents at Back2Basics long-term drug and alcohol treatment center spent the last two weeks in Ixtapa, Mexico. This cultural immersion program forces residents out of their comfort zone through local activities such as community service projects, surf lessons and Spanish class -- all to exemplify a healthy, sober lifestyle. Flagstaff, Arizona (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 On July 27th, four of the Back2Basics residents departed for Ixtapa, Mexico with the CEO and founder, Roy DuPrez....

Word of the Day
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.