On this show, we’re spotlighting podcasts and other digital audio resources for learning a foreign language.
What better way to learn a new language than to listen to it spoken? There are podcasts on everything from basic beginning vocabulary and beginning grammar to advanced conversational speech. Many of these podcasts include print resources as well. Some charge for additional services like lesson guides, pronunciation practice programs, and even interactive sessions with tutors.Loading...
Some of the groups we’ve included on this show are even using innovative new technologies like Skype and Twitter for language learning. This has me thinking about all kinds of new ideas for teaching a variety of subject areas.
Foreign language classes are also producing their own podcasts. These include teacher-produced and student-produced podcasts. This is a good way to provide reinforcement and practice in an easy-to-use format.
Included in this show are: