Monday, December 21, 2009
Teaching a Foreign Language with Video Podcast Assignments: Examples from an American Sign Language Course Teaching a Foreign Language with Video Podcast Assignments
"This article describes how one American Sign Language (ASL) class employed video podcasting (vodcasting) assignments to improve students’ receptive and expressive skills."
"Certainly interviewing subjects and creating oral histories would be another valuable way to use podcasts in education."
"As part of the program, each student will create a news site from the ground up, incorporating design elements and generating content in video, podcasting, print, photographic and graphic media that focus on topics and issues the student is interested in."
Tuesday, December 08, 2009
""We have over 1,000 schools on the books and 20,000 young users with their own dedicated profile page where they can maintain a blog and download both podcasts and video," explains Cliff Manning, Radiowaves communications director."