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[Infographic] Technology Meets Language Learning

In prehistoric times, second languages were taught with worksheets, a tape recorder and headphones. Fast forward to the 21st century, and students are learning foreign languages with technology at their fingertips! Learning a foreign language offers an array of benefits, including improved academic performance, increased cognitive abilities and a larger selection of career choices. The integration of technology makes language learning more interactive and engaging for every student.

Language Learning Goes Digital

WeAreTeachers.com and Middlebury Interactive Languages recently released an infographic, “Language Learning Goes Digital” which focuses on how technology is used to improve second language instruction. The infographic reveals that more students are using laptops, tablets and other technological devices and software to learn a foreign language. The benefits include access to more resources and “authentic learning experiences,” the ability to be creative throughout the learning process and motivation to learn using the latest technology.

To learn more, view Language Learning Goes Digital.

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27 Steps to Becoming a 21st Century Educator

Developing 21st century learners has been a hot topic lately in education. But what about developing 21st century educators? Being a 21st century educator is more than incorporating technology in the classroom. It’s creating a collaborative learning environment that sparks creativity, innovation and communication among students.

Have you taken the leap into 21st century learning?

Check out this infographic from edudemic.com for ways you can morph into a 21st century teacher.

Infographic briefly explaining 27 Ways to Be a Better 21st Century Educator

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