Photo Booth

Every Apple device has Photo Booth installed on the dock. Photo Booth uses the devices webcam to take snapshots or record video.  Use the video feature to record students doing the rough draft of a talk; to record students explaining daily procedures for Back to School night; to record discussion prompts; to record videos that […]

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Vocaroo

Do you ask students to hand in a rough draft before turning in the final paper?  Why not have students send you a rough draft for oral presentations?  No, not a paper with words on it, but a recording of what they are going to say.  Practice readers’ theater, newscasts, presentations, and more at Vocaroo.com.

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Extempore

Extempore (https://extemporeapp.com/) is an app for practicing speaking. Language instructors create lessons, and students use mobiles to record responses. In Extempore’s words: “Our platform allows students and instructors to share spontaneous speech asynchronously, using their iOS or Android mobile devices.” Instead of 1:1 in-person conferences, language-learning goes digital.

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