Active Learning Ideas for Language Teaching with Zoom

Guest Post by Susana Perez-Castillejo, PhD, Assistant Professor of Spanish, University of St. Thomas. Beyond the Zoom breakout rooms for speaking activities and shared Google docs for collaborative writing practice, there are other tools we can leverage to make our synchronous class meetings a bit more interactive. These are ideas I have been learning these past few[…]

A Tool for AP Simulated Conversation and Cultural Comparison Practice

Designing practice for the AP World Language and Culture Exam is simple on Extempore. This guide shows you how to create practice that replicates the question styles of the Simulated Conversation and Cultural Comparison sections of the exam. As an online platform, Extempore is built for language education and created with speaking practice and assessments[…]