It can be difficult to manage the number of students in your class: people drop off, move classes, change levels, etc… If you have an institutional subscription, however, there are a number of ways to handle this: Make use of your bonus students Remember that all institutional accounts include an unlimited number of instructors and[…]
Extempore is built using the latest technologies, and it’s constantly updated to take advantage of new features and security other developers offer. For that reason, we strongly recommend that you only use Extempore on Chrome or Firefox, and that you set your browsers to update automatically. Please visit this page to learn how to update[…]
Being multilingual is an amazing skill to have. It opens up many doors from travel to friends to job opportunities. Knowing another language is also becoming increasingly valuable in today’s job market, so if you speak a foreign language you’re ahead of the game! There are many jobs available including translation or tour guiding. Tutoring[…]
The nation’s largest statewide entrepreneurial contest is heading into the final stretch as the thirteenth annual MN Cup competition today announces the eight 2017 division winners. Extempore is prod to have finished second in the High Tech Division, and as always we are thankful for the support of our schools now more than never! Read more here.
Extempore se enorgullece de colaborar con la Conferencia De Profesores Online, una iniciativa de Paulino Brener (fundador del Online Teacher Summit) que consiste en una conferencia completamente online y de inscripción gratuita que se llevará a cabo del 17 al 23 de septiembre. En la misma encontraréis información y herramientas para aquellos que han pensado[…]
This week, Extempore will be making some look and feel updates to the Student Web Experience. The new version is easier to use and has a cleaner interface that matches the overall look and feel of Extempore’s brand. Additionally, some new features are included that will make navigation easier for students. We hope you’ll enjoy[…]
A recent report by the Commission on Language Learning of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences calls for increased attention to foreign language education in the US, as “proficiency in English is not sufficient to meet the nation’s needs in a shrinking world”. According to US Census data, only about 20.5% of the population[…]
There are 142M registered students in the US and the European Union (all grades). Of those, 47.5% are registered in at least one foreign language (over 95% of all students in the EU are registered in one or more foreign languages). This results in 67.5M foreign language students in the US and EU alone. But[…]