Apps in language learning

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A professional development session I delivered on Melbourne Cup Day 2013. The presentation was re-run at a Hawthorn Professional Learning Community meeting and that is where the live poll data was collected. The list of apps is being curated at http://list.ly/list/Ali-apps-for-language-learning

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  • 1. Apps in language learning Vernon Fowler

2. What is an app?Video http://www.commoncraft.com/video/apps 3. Outline Poll to warm-up Apps in language learning Take-aways & curation 4. Apps in language learning Observations Recommendations Recent research Take-aways Curation 5. Apps in language learningObservationsImage http://www.gograph.com/stock-illustration/observer.html 6. Apps in language learningRecommendations (so far) You first Then meImage http://www.acsacs.ie/recommend/ 7. Apps in language learningSome recommendations 8. Apps in language learningRecent research Methodology ResultsImage http://www.delve-research.com/ 9. Apps in language learningMethodology List apps that help with study Surveyed: 10 Academic classes 1 General English & 1 Business 10. Apps in language learningResults Runner-ups 10 most popularImage http://www.delve-research.com/ 11. Apps in language learning Runner-ups 12. Apps in language learning 10 most mentioned apps that help with study BBC NewsTEDSounds (Macmillan) Google Translate Merriam Webster Longman Dictionary Word Reference.com ABC radioWord WebPhrasal Verbs 13. Apps in language learningTake-awaysImage http://myseastoryblog.com/tag/take-away/ 14. Apps in language learningCurationImage http://www.npr.org/blogs/talk/2010/11/09/131186092/november-9th-show 15. Educational Apps Curationhttp://edudemic.com/best-education-technology/the-best-education-apps-ios/https://edshelf.com http://edudemic.com/best-education-technology/the-best-education-apps-android/ 16. Thank you Apps in language learning 17. Bonus material Web shortcuts