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Match Language Support Programs to Community Needs

An increased focus on international student recruitment has diversified the student body and—in some cases—helped fill in the funding gaps of higher education institutions battling ongoing budget cuts. But these…

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10 Funny False Friends from Spanish

If you’ve studied a language before, you already know that cognates are words from different languages that look similar to one another. True cognates are derived from the same root…

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Language Technology and Work-Readiness Testing

Inside Higher Ed recently reported that employers in India are increasingly using AMCAT (Aspiring Minds’ Computer Adaptive Test), a well-established workplace readiness test that over 1.5 million Indians have taken…

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¿Debo Preocuparme Por Mi Acento?

Written by Miranda González Una de mis mejores amigas vino de México a los Estados Unidos cuando ya era adulta. Aprendió inglés con relativa rapidez, completó una maestría en una…

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Rosetta Stone Solutions Highlighted as Models in Digital Learning

Recently, Rosetta Stone® products and efforts for higher education were featured in the Center for Digital Education’s comprehensive new special report, The Curriculum of the Future. Rosetta Stone was highlighted…

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Language Departments Could Influence College Rankings

Institutional rankings can make a big difference in the further success of a college or university. As reported by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2014–2015, high rankings can…

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La Importancia de la Tutoría [Vídeo]

Los estudios han demostrado una y otra vez que entre más atención individual recibe un estudiante, mejor progreso tendrá. Es obvio que un salón con 15 niños y un maestro…

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Innovating Pedagogy Report and Language Tech

In the Innovating Pedagogy 2014 report, Open University outlines ten innovations in teaching, learning, and assessment that could have a profound influence on education, bringing about a more “interactive world.”…

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