Presentation on theme: "Your CALL. Heinle has easy-to-use tools for teachers to prepare and teach their classes, and to provide reinforcement for, and to assess their learners."— Presentation transcript:
Perfect for the busy teacher, the Online Lesson Planner is a web-based tool that allows teachers to create and customize lesson plans for their classes, then save and share them in a range of formats.
Brings together all the key resources for the series in one place Easy-to-use, built-in toolbar makes it usable with all hardware Customizable Content Creation Tool on selected titles Interactive Whiteboard CD-ROM
Safe and secure Dedicated content Classroom Connect
The Social Media Revolution How many years it took to reach 50 Million users: Radio – 38 years Television – 13 years Internet – 4 years iPod – 3 years Facebook reached 100 million users in less than 9 months If Facebook were a country, it would be the 4 th largest country Behind China (#1), India (#2), and the US (#3) The Global ePals Community: 200 countries 500,000 teachers 3 million registered users (estimated) Between 750k to 1 MM of their users are interested in language practice activity
Heinle Community Overview What is the Heinle Community? A safe and secure, virtual collaboration space. Join. Collaborate. Learn Join:In a few simple clicks, teachers can find and connect with other classrooms with similar interests and language levels Collaborate:Students and teachers form new, closed collaboration groups and work on exciting projects together Learn:Students engage in real world, real time communication and English practice
Benefits to the Teacher – Safe and secure Technology Filters Access to all student content – Teacher’s Lounge Meet and share best practices with other teachers News about Heinle and other educational events – Easily integrate content into any curriculum Benefits to the Student - Safe and secure No fear of predators No fear of taunting behavior – It’s engaging and authentic Content is aligned with a student’s language learning goals Students collaborate in an already familiar platform Visual medium – Make connections with students all over the world Benefits of the Heinle Community