Language Commons

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Our world language teaching & learning resource guide is under construction. Email us to suggest a resource!  

UVa Resources

    Teaching Language & Culture

    Technology in Language & Culture Teaching 

    • Hands on Tech a series of fun and simple how-to sessions on key technologies for teaching in the College of Arts & Sciences.  
    • UVA instructor support resources
    • University of Central Florida's Fundamentals of Technology for Educators with Dr. Kelvin Thompson a web-based course with publicly-accessible modules for  those interested in educational technology 
    • Useful Tools for Language Lab users (coming soon!)
      • File conversion help
      • Shortcuts to access lab files

    Teaching Materials

    • UVA Course Materials (maintained by the Language Lab)
    • The InterCom Newsletter, produced by the University of Oregon’s Center for Applied Second Language Studies, is a weekly enewsletter that contains a curated selection of language teaching activity ideas for K-20 world language courses. Also includes recent research and professional development announcements
    • COERLL (Center for Open Educational Resources and Language Learning) features free, open access material in 16 languages 

    External Organizations