The current global pandemic and the sudden shift to online learning has the potential to alter the world of education as we know it. While there are clearly challenges with emergency online teaching, an opportunity exists for us to reimagine how education should be delivered. Program administrators operating in crisis mode may be unaware of the benefits of online learning within their reach.
HR managers often ask “Wouldn’t it be easier to translate company documents instead of investing in English training?” However, what happens when the company handbook changes or translations are needed in multiple languages? We explore why investing in your organization’s language training is beneficial.
Education Dive, a leading education industry publication, recently featured Voxy in an article that dives into how artificial intelligence is lending itself to improved personalized learning, classroom accessibility, and enhanced educational tools. Here we take a closer look at how Voxy’s AI-powered platform has the ability to make language learning programs faster, better, and stronger.
It is predicted that online videos will account for 82% of internet traffic by 2022, and there’s no question that they have become part of our everyday lives. So why not take advantage of the affordances that they offer for language learning?
A new, independent study by the American Institutes for Research demonstrates Voxy’s efficacy in significantly improving learners’ English language proficiency compared to learners using traditional language learning platforms.
Language learning works best when learners practice with materials that are interesting to them and relevant to their goals. That’s why Voxy’s patented technology takes authentic pieces of media (articles, video transcripts, images, tweets, etc.) and turns them into English lessons quickly.
We know from dozens of years of research that learning a language requires motivation and engagement, but we also know that we are doing learners a disservice when we aren’t teaching them the right thing. While games are fun and translation intuitive, the right approach is something altogether different.
Live, online instruction has many benefits for learners. Chief among them, the fact that it can be even more accessible, and, therefore, more effective than in-person classes. In this post, we look at data from thousands of learners demonstrating exactly how effective virtual live instruction can be.
Video conferencing software has made enormous strides in the last few years, and most people probably have encountered multiple applications that can easily facilitate virtual, face-to-face conversations with friends, family, and colleagues from phones or computers. In the “olden days”–that is, even just three or four years ago–tools like Skype or Google Hangouts would crash, …