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Customized Language Learning Strategies, Best Practices, and More

By Tracie Evans and Melanie Rogers of Rosetta Stone We are passionate about creating environments to help students achieve language learning, and we hope that is evident to everyone who works with us in our roles as client manager and training team lead at Rosetta Stone. Every school is unique, and we work to ensure that every implementation meets those specific needs. We invite you to join us for Day One of the Rosetta Stone K-12 User Conference designed specifically for those not currently using a Rosetta Stone® program. During our presentation, we will recommend the best way to launch…

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How to Create an Engaging Language Learning Program

By Jessica Ahl, World Language Lab at Gateway Academy in Phoenix, Arizona. Join me for Day One of the Rosetta Stone User Conference! I’m excited to share with you my journey of implementing the Rosetta Stone® Foundations program at Gateway Academy in Phoenix, Arizona, where I teach and facilitate the World Language Lab. Gateway Academy is a small, private school for students on the high functioning end of the autism spectrum. Since implementing the Rosetta Stone program at the beginning of the 2016-2017 school year, we have used creativity and enthusiasm to build the World Language Lab for our unique population…

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Training Workshops at the Rosetta Stone K-12 User Conference

By Louise Walker, Training Specialist at Rosetta Stone So far in 2017 our team has trained over 4,500 people. As one of six Training Specialists on the team, I spend my days helping school administrators create successful language-learning environments for their students. At the upcoming Rosetta Stone K-12 User Conference in Nashville on November 15-16, I will conduct two workshops. You will learn how Rosetta Stone addresses various and often challenging learner needs reflecting different language backgrounds, proficiencies, and objectives. Tickets are limited and registration is free, so take just a moment to register now. Join industry experts and fellow educators…

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DoD Needs the Right Kind of Language and Culture Training

By Robert R. Greene Sands, CEO of LanguaCulture LLC A soldier from the U.S. Special Operations Forces (SOF) recently shared with me his frustration about the quality of language and culture training he received before the last couple of his 10-plus deployments to the Middle East. He had been taught Modern Standard Arabic—even though no one in the region to which he was deployed spoke that language. The people spoke several different languages and dialects, and had numerous cultural differences. And his Arabic instructor—who wasn’t a native of that region and hadn’t visited the area in years—was unable to provide an…

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Introducing the Very First Rosetta Stone K-12 User Conference

You’re invited to attend the very first Rosetta Stone K-12 User Conference, taking place November 15-16 at the Hilton Nashville Downtown. Registration is free to attend the conference and learn, connect, and inspire others as we discuss technology in the classroom, the value of language learning, and innovative ways to support K-12 language programs. You’ll also hear from industry experts and have time to network with peers and share best practices and tips for making the most of Rosetta Stone® language programs. Timing of our first user gathering couldn’t be better, as we meet just prior to this year’s ACTFL…

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[On-demand Webinar] Finding Funds for Your Language Program

Rosetta Stone Education invites you to watch our K-12 funding webinar, Follow the Money: Uncovering Funds for Your Language Program, on demand at your convenience. In a recent interactive webinar, an education funding expert presented up-to-date information and answered questions from educators. Watch the webinar to learn about available language funding and how to secure those resources for your K-12 ELL and world language programs. Follow the Money: Uncovering Funds for Your Language Program shares information and ideas to help schools and districts identify funding streams for language programs and is presented by David DeShryver, Senior Vice President of Education Policy, Whiteboard Advisors.…

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[NEW Playbook] Driving Employee Engagement with Language Training

Communication problems due to language barriers plague 90% of organizations today. And if you’re like most business line leaders, you’re not telling anyone about it. In fact, only 3 in 10 seek HR’s help in finding solutions to these challenges. But HR can do more to help than you may think to grow your team into a global-ready powerhouse. It may even have a secret weapon called language training to drive employee engagement, and we have a playbook for that we’d like to share with you. Download the Playbook. Engaging and retaining top talent is an important HR responsibility. While HR leaders…

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[On-Demand Webinar] Defining the Future of Language Training

Did you miss the live session? Watch the on-demand webinar, Corporate Training Evolution: Defining the Future of Language Learning.  Who Should Watch: Leaders from HR and Learning & Development, Team Managers, or anyone interested in eLearning—and more specifically, the evolution of corporate language training. When you evaluate your language training needs, do you find that your employees don’t all need the same training? Watch this webinar and you”ll learn: How organizations are taking language learning online to reap the benefits of increased employee retention and reduced costs How to consolidate disjointed cost centers and informal programs to gain visibility into your workforce…

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[10/10 Webinar] Defining the Future of Corporate Training

You’re invited to join our upcoming webinar on October 10th, 11:00 a.m. EDT, Corporate Training Evolution: Defining the Future of Language Learning.  Who Should Attend Leaders from HR and Learning & Development, Team Managers, anyone interested in eLearning—and more specifically, the evolution of corporate language training. When you evaluate your language training needs, do you find that your employees don’t all need the same training? Digital tools now provide organizations like yours several ways to personalize learning. Register to attend our discussion of how corporate training has shifted to a technology-driven initiative in order to meet the diverse needs of a…

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Bilingual Jobs and Global Competitiveness

By Hsi-Ling Liao, Data Analyst & Research Associate at New American Economy. The global market has become more interconnected than ever, creating opportunities for companies to grow and work with international partners and customers like never before. In 2013, more than 300,000 US companies reported exporting goods abroad.[1] Meanwhile, the customers that companies serve in the United States have become more diverse as well: according to American Community Survey, more than one out of every five people spoke a language other than English at home in 2015, an indicator of fluency. These trends have made employers increasingly seek hires with foreign…

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