Tag Archives: language learning

Using libraries to help foreign learners

(11 Apr 2019)  With the revised Immigration Control and Refugee Recognition Law having come into effect on April 1, libraries as local cultural bases for foreign residents are being promoted to encourage them to learn Japanese. As of January this year, Tokyo had about 550,000 foreign residents, or about 20 percent of all foreigners living in […]


National Geographic Learning and TED launch innovative English language learning app

Video-based learning app supports English language learning courses (12 February 2018)  National Geographic Learning (NGL), a Cengage company, today announced the release of Learn English with TED Talks, an app developed in partnership with TED designed for students enrolled in programs to learn English as a foreign language. The Learn English with TED Talks app […]


More movies. More mango to love

(17 December 2013)  Three new films have been added to the Mango Premiere.    The first and only language learning resource to teach through film, Mango Premiere provides a learning experience that is unique, engaging, and (seriously) fun. The films are Around a Small Mountain (French), M8+ Little Big Soldier (Mandarin Chinese), M13+ and Ocean Heaven (Mandarin […]