Never miss a bulletin! Sign up to receive new bulletins by email.

Subscribe

Never miss a bulletin! Sign up to receive new bulletins by email.

You’ve set up your virtual classroom. Now what? Posted by on Apr 9, 2020

So you’ve got your students set up in a virtual classroom—but now what? Online instruction is more complicated than gathering in a virtual classroom using Zoom or Skype and “teaching as usual.” Not all classroom activities transfer well to in a virtual space. On the other hand, virtual engagement and technology open up new possibilities…

Continue Reading

Open CL-150 Cohort Lessons – Week 4 Posted by on Apr 7, 2020

CL-150 Cohort remote learning

On March 17 we announced Open CL-150 Cohorts to help US Government language programs meet challenges presented by COVID-19. For the next several weeks, we will release all 36 of that week’s Cohort lessons for use by any learner, sustainer, or instructor in the US Government language community. You can find prior weeks’ lessons here: Week 1…

Continue Reading

Digitize your learning materials. Posted by on Apr 6, 2020

CL-150 Lesson Authoring vocab selection

Taking your classroom online in a hurry? Most language instructors we’ve talked to are less worried about taking their class online than they are about taking their learning materials and lesson plans online. What if you could take your worksheets, textbooks, etc. and quickly digitize them into engaging, interactive online lessons, at scale, in 130…

Continue Reading

Open CL-150 Cohort Lessons – Week 3 Posted by on Mar 31, 2020

CL-150 Cohort remote learning

On March 17 we announced Open CL-150 Cohorts to help US Government language programs meet challenges presented by COVID-19. For the next several weeks, we will release all 36 of that week’s Cohort lessons for use by any learner, sustainer, or instructor in the US Government language community. While these open lessons don’t include any data tracking…

Continue Reading

Open CL-150 Cohort Lessons – Week 2 Posted by on Mar 24, 2020

CL-150 Cohort remote learning

If COVID-19 is disrupting your language program, we’d like to help. Last week we announced Open CL-150 Cohorts to help US Government language programs meet challenges presented by COVID-19. For at least four weeks, we will release all 36 of that week’s Cohort lessons for use by any learner, sustainer, or instructor in the US…

Continue Reading

“Open CL-150 Cohorts” to Help with Language Program Disruption Posted by on Mar 17, 2020

CL-150 Cohort remote learning

If COVID-19 is preventing your language classes from meeting, cancelling language training events, or otherwise impacting your language studies, we’d like to help. Below you will find a list of free, open links to all 36 CL-150 Cohort lessons published this week. We will continue sending this list every Tuesday for the next several weeks—please…

Continue Reading

Cohort Lesson of the Month – February 2020 Posted by on Mar 9, 2020

CL-150 Cohort lesson culture

Looking for recent, relevant learning materials for on-the-job sustainment? The CL-150 Cohort team has already published more than 300 new lessons so far this year, covering current events such as Coronavirus, Russia’s potential competitor to 5G, and Lebanon losing the right to vote in the United Nations. While those lessons are based on formal news…

Continue Reading
Older posts