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Learn at Home

Best YouTube Language Learning Channels

Dorset (UK), March 2020 - Regardless of your age and working situation, the need to self-isolate has made many people anxious about being out of their everyday routines. However, we can use this extra time wisely. In fact, if you’ve ever thought about learning a new language, this is the perfect time to do so.

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Honored

Speexx Receives Humentum's 2019 Partner of the Year Award

Washington, DC (USA), July 2019 - Speexx, one of the first intelligent language learning platforms for the digital workplace, was the recipient of Humentum’s Partner of the Year Award announced at Humentum’s annual conference, OpEx DC 2019, in Washington, DC, on 10 July.

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Call for Proposals

Innovation and Technology in Language Teaching

Lisbon (PT), September 2018 - The Universidade Aberta’s EL@Nresearch group will be hosting the first conference on innovation and technology in language teaching as applied to eLearning and b-learning environments in Lisbon, Portugal, 07 December 2018. The aim of this initiative is to spark debate on teaching practices and the effect of technology in learning through a sharing of perspectives and approaches to the theme in different educational contexts. » MORE

Brand new

Welcome to Learning Technologies France

Sally-Ann MooreParis (F), January 2018 - A big hello and "Happy New Year" to all the Checkpoint readers across Europe and the world.

Introducing Learning Technologies France: an 18 year old show that is brand new

This is our first ever special edition in the great media resource that is CHECK.point eLearning. I am the founder of eLearnExpo series of events (Paris, Vienna, Amsterdam, Moscow and Hong Kong), the main one being Paris started in 2001. In 2006 the French event became I-Learning forum and went from strength to strength to become the leading enterprise eLearning show in the Francophone world. 

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busuu Helps

Start Language Learning at the Right Level

London (UK), September 2017 - busuu has released an adaptive placement test that helps language learners to find their level and HR professionals to enhance language skills in their organisation. The new placement test places language students precisely in the appropriate lesson in the English, French, Spanish and German course.

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Language Skills Gap

Strong Appetite for post-Brexit UK Language Learning

London (UK), May 2017 – The producers of the language-learning app Lingvist have announced their latest data findings, showing that the UK is taking the right steps towards becoming a more multilingual society in the post-Brexit era. They examined nine months of learning data before and after Brexit (August 2016 - April 2017) and found that Britons’ appetite for language learning strengthened despite the UK’s decision to leave the EU. 

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Language Learning

Lingvist and PChome Announce a Partnership in Taiwan

London (UK), March 2017 - Estonian global education-technology pioneers Lingvist and Taiwanese e-commerce provider PChome have announced a partnership that aims to deliver a new type of learning technology to Mandarin-speaking language learners.

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