Monday, 4 August 2014

A Beautiful Project: Speaking Exchange

CNA language schools started the project "Speaking Exchange". The idea is to pair up Brazilian students who want to learn English with native speakers who happen to be residents of the Windsor Park Retirement Community in Chicago. Students and teachers have conversations via webcam and the English lessons seem to much more than just English lessons ... (via)

"You are my new granddaughter."
"Oh you were good looking when you were younger. And you're still good looking!"
"If you were here I would give you a big hug."

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  1. Amazing, clever idea!

  2. Thanks for the pointer, very interesting!

  3. A lovely and impressive idea and a perfect match. Many thanks for commenting, Karen, Kenneth, Erin, and Derek!