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Peaksay Weekly Update: A Redesigned Conversation Creation System

Hey y’all, Thanks so much for the great feedback since Peaksay Alpha launched last week. We got a lot of really helpful suggestions and ideas–keep them coming. A lot of you talked about making the conversation creation process easier, and that’s what I worked on this week. I might even go so far as to call it… […]

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Introducing Peaksay. A New Way to Practice Speaking Online.

Language is all about authentic communication. At Fluentkey, we believe that we should learn languages the same way. That’s why I’m excited to introduce Peaksay, our new conversation game. A lot of places focus on teaching language with flashcards. This is the heart of apps like Duolingo and Babbel. We think these tools are great, […]

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Extra / extr@ Video Series (version française) on FluentKey

We now have both French comprehension quizzes and English comprehension quizzes for all of the Extra / Extr@ videos in the series! They all have (optional) subtitles/transcripts, as well. All videos can be easily found by searching “Extra” or “extr@” on FluentKey, or by clicking this link. The episodes are also listed and linked below. […]

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We’ve Got a New Dashboard!

First and foremost, we hope that everyone is safe and healthy. We appreciate how overwhelmed teachers are right now, so we’ve kept our emailing to a minimum. We’ve been working really hard to support our teachers as you transition to distance learning. Our newest improvement is the dashboard! (As you may have guessed from the […]

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Some Thoughts on the Coronavirus

*Fair warning, this blog post is just a creative outlet for my feelings since Coronavirus started* The beginning of the Coronavirus In January, when Coronavirus was becoming really serious in China – the whole FluentKey family became very conscious of its severe implications. Hollin’s wife (and my sister-in-law) is originally from China, and her family […]

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FluentKey Office Hours

Did you ever attend office hours in high school or college? What about as a teacher, do you have mandatory office hours? I went to office hours all the time. (Although, I mostly went to office hours for the classes I liked the best, when I should have gone to office hours for the classes […]

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How to Play FluentKey Live via Zoom

Hi everyone! We filmed ourselves setting up and playing FluentKey Live via Zoom to help walk teachers through the process.  We hope this helps!

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Using Google Meet to play FluentKey Live

Wanna play FluentKey Live with your students, but restricted to online resources? Don’t worry! We got you! This post will walk you step-by-step through playing FluentKey Live with your students using Google Meet. Here we go! 1. Go to http://meet.google.com 2. Sign in to your gmail account 3. Click “+Join or start a meeting” 4. Type […]

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FluentKey in eLearning

Please continue to check back here as we will be updating this page as we create new resources. Hi everyone! With the coronavirus spreading and many schools closing / moving to remote and online classes, we are offering a Free Month of FluentKey Pro! Additionally, we’ve collected a list of resources that may help you […]

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Creating Assignments for Your Class

I want my students to get listening comprehension practice outside of the classroom. How can I do that with FluentKey? It’s actually pretty easy! Here are step-by-step instructions on how to assign videos to a class. 1) Click on the video you want to assign to your class. For more info on how to find […]