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SpeakApps Free Online Teacher Training Course

Tue, 11 Mar 2014, 10:44 AM

In this course, primarily intended for teachers but open to anyone, participants will learn to use the tools developed by the European Lifelong Learning SpeakApps Project to promote oral production in their online and/or blended language learning classrooms. Among other things, participants will:


  • learn to use Langblog, a tool for asynchronous oral production and interaction online

  • access, create, share and evaluate learning tasks to facilitate oral production and interaction in the SpeakApps Open Educational Resource (OER)

  • learn to use Tandem, a tool for delivering tasks for synchronous oral production and interaction online

  • earn a SpeakApps Certificate in Online Oral Language Teaching and Learning.


The course is free and will take place over three weeks from 24 March to 11 April. Participants should plan on spending 2-3 hours per week online at their own convenience. For more information and to sign up, please visit