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Title: Expanding Supports for Data-Driven Language Instruction
Center: NCER Year: 2014
Principal Investigator: Grant, Andy Awardee: Lingo Jingo
Program: Small Business Innovation Research      [Program Details]
Award Period: 6 months Award Amount: $149,585
Type: Phase I Development Award Number: EDIES14C0051

The project team will strengthen the functionality of Lingo Jingo, an on-line foreign language teaching and learning website, by adding lesson development capabilities, management tools, analytic capabilities, and activities aligned with commonly used language textbooks. The product will be used by middle and high school teachers to develop or modify classroom instruction, assign lessons, and provide diagnostic information about student learning. In the Phase I pilot research, the team will examine whether the software prototype functions as planned, if teachers are able to integrate it within the classroom environment, and whether students are engaged with the prototype