Statement From Extempore CEO Regarding New Partnership With Minnesota Department of Education

Recently, we at Extempore announced a partnership with the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) to host Bilingual Seals assessments directly on the Extempore platform. It is an honor for us to be a part of this collaboration between local districts, schools, teachers, and students on the path to a greater understanding of languages and cultures.[…]

PRESS RELEASE — Pencils down, phones out: Minnesota high school students to use MN-made app for bilingual exam

Below is a copy of a recent press release detailing our new partnership with the Minnesota Department of Education and its Bilingual Seals Program. Extempore, a speaking practice app for language education, will be used by Minnesota students seeking Bilingual Seals. MINNEAPOLIS — March 17th, 2021 – Bilingual students across Minnesota are putting down their pencils[…]

Extempore Sync: Everything You Need to Know

For the past few months, language teachers everywhere have been seeking the best way to observe their students engaging in interpersonal communication. But solutions have been elusive. And for students, it hasn’t been easier. Navigating multiple tech tools, managing microphone and video settings, all while actually talking to one another in the TL has created[…]

Getting Started with Extempore: First Steps, Quick Tips and More

Welcome! Welcome to Extempore! Like starting anything new, learning how to use a new tech application for your classroom can take some time. Follow the steps below, and you and your students will soon feel comfortable using a platform that saves teachers time on assessments, reduces student anxiety, and houses a comprehensive portfolio of students’[…]