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November 20, 2015

Innovators Among Us: Bringing the Real World of Language to the Classroom

Betsy Evans

Read how UW linguistics professor Betsy Evans uses a number of technologies to bring the real world of language to the classroom in the latest “Innovators Among Us” story. Evans uses Canvas, UW’s learning management system, and clickers, an audience response system that allows the entire class to respond to questions on a screen, in addition to multimedia presentations to help explain subtle language concepts to her students. Also, don’t miss the newly posted five tips to getting the most out of Active Learning Classrooms.