The Lingo Ledger

Using Technology to Scale the Human Touch

By Jenny Tannenbaum / September 01, 2016 /

EdTech, technology, video

In this HR Tech Showcase, our very own Director of Learning, Josh Frank discusses the use of technology to scale the human touch.

“There’s a real glass ceiling towards professional growth and potential when it comes to your communication skills... We’re trying to overcome that pain point.”

While many of us are visual learners, learning through videos isn’t always ideal. But what is it that makes the human touch important to language learning? Three things. Social interaction enhances learning. Personalization allows the learning experience to be tailored to the student. Accountability keeps students engaged. Watch the video to hear what Josh has to say!