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January 07, 2005

One to Watch Out For

A recent article on the future of higher education in California included the following: "Other technologies under development in California research labs could ease burdens on the state's infrastructure. These include software to teach English that is as effective as a one-on-one tutor and as engaging as the best video game..."

With colleges like UC Berkeley and Stanford being the breeding ground for companies of the stature of Google, Yahoo, Cisco and Sun, a development of this type could have real implications for EFL teachers worldwide in the not too distant future.
California must keep its edge. Higher education needs active support

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