Free Education Apps for iPad

Finding apps isn’t difficult. Finding education apps is only a bit more challenging. Finding free education apps is also possible. Finding free education apps worth downloading is a different story entirely. The following is our list for the 55 best apps for learning we can find. Some are formal learning–math drilling and phonics, for example–while … Continue reading Free Education Apps for iPad

An Indispensable Tool to Have in Your Language Learning and Teaching Arsenal

MULTI LANG DICTIONARY AND TRANSLATOR SO YOU HAVE USED SEVERAL OF THE APPS IN THE ROUNDUP AND WANT TO TRANSLATE A FEW OF YOUR NEW WORDS, YOU NEED A TOOL. WELL, MULTI LANG DICTIONARY AND TRANSLATOR IS EXACTLY UP YOUR ALLEY. IT’S AN INDISPENSABLE TOOL TO HAVE IN YOUR LANGUAGE LEARNING ARSENAL. Multi Lang has … Continue reading An Indispensable Tool to Have in Your Language Learning and Teaching Arsenal

AAWC Students Inspired to Participate with Clubs Festival Day

The HCT-Al Ain Women’s College (AAWC) hosted a Clubs Festival Day to advertise existing clubs to students and to provide the opportunity to promote new clubs. Representatives from each club discussed their main activities and displayed objects of interest to students who could sign up on the spot. The college clubs have always provided invaluable … Continue reading AAWC Students Inspired to Participate with Clubs Festival Day

The Flipped Classroom Models

What follows is an explanation of the Flipped Classroom Model, a model where the video lectures fall within a larger framework of learning activities. It provides a sequence of learning activities based on the learning theories and instructional models of Experiential Learning Cycles – http://reviewing.co.uk/research/learning.cycles.htm and Bernice McCarthy’s 4MAT Cycle of Instruction- http://www.aboutlearning.com/what-is-4mat/what-is-4mat. The Flipped Classroom … Continue reading The Flipped Classroom Models

20 reasons why every EFL student should have an iPad

  Students can study from interactive, content-rich, textbooks Teaching institutions (especially those where a large number of photocopies are made for students) can save a lot of paper Students can write reports with text, photos, and magazine-style rich formatting, thereby fully developing their multimodal communication skills Students can record themselves speaking, with video and audio, … Continue reading 20 reasons why every EFL student should have an iPad