Category: Education

Case Study – The advantages of using AI for assessing voice and chat candidates

LearningBranch Inc, April 2020 Background and Objectives The client in this case study is a 7000-employee contact center company with global operations. Exceptional communication with customers is critical to their success. They require employees to have a high level of soft skills with advanced language proficiency in voice and chat processes. The client experiences high […]

We’re here to help.

The recent global events are unprecedented. The spread of COVID-19 has led to school closures around the world, affecting millions of people. Changes are happening rapidly and we need to adapt to new ways. At LearningBranch, we know how to help. We’ve been a virtual company since the very beginning offering an interactive online platform […]

LB is most certainly worth serious consideration! LLT Journal

“Overall, performance on the desktop was excellent…. Audio recordings made in either Instructor or Learner mode were saved and ready for playback within about one second. Likewise, the automatic correction of Worksheet Activities was essentially instantaneous.” “LearningBranch is most certainly worth serious consideration. It provides a stable, easily accessible, and very flexible means of creating, […]

6 reasons why Trinity Western University chose LearningBranch

Graduate students from Trinity Western University (TWU) choose LearningBranch as the best course for workplace language training. The 2018 Masters in TESOL (Teachers of English as a Second or Other Language) class from Trinity Western University (TWU) recently compared two sets of materials for workplace language training: LearningBranch Communication Skills courses and materials from Bow […]

Meet Willow: Intelligent Voice Analysis

We’re thrilled to introduce Willow, our intelligent voice analysis engine. Built right into the LearningBranch platform, Willow evaluates learners’ spoken English skills instantly and automatically. With Willow you can automate and improve recruitment testing and training processes to boost customer satisfaction.   With Willow, you’ll have the tool you need. Why Willow? Consistent scoring Complement your team with […]

BC TEAL 2018 ANNUAL CONFERENCE

LearningBranch is pleases to be attending the BC Teal 2018 conference at UBC May 4-5 2018 LearningBranch will be featured  in the talk “From Surviving to Thriving: Practicing SocioCultural Competency Strategies with EAL Learners” by Sara Yuen, Kerry Johnson, Emma Hart

Andrew Lee from McGill University’s Education Department will be using LearningBranch for his study

We are pleased to announce that Andrew Lee from McGill University’s Education Department will be using the LearningBranch platform during the course of his study.  Andrew Lee’s study is to investigate the extent to which second language (L2) learners benefit from L2 instruction in the acquisition of French grammatical gender. There are three experimental conditions: […]

BC TEAL 2017 Annual Conference

LearningBranch will be attending The Association of British Columbia Teachers of English as an Additional Language (BC TEAL)’s Annual Conference, May 4 through 6, 2017 in Vancouver, Canada.

VCC Instructor presents report on pilot project

Teaching Communication and Cultural Awareness: An Online Supplementary Curriculum, presented by Jane Forward of Vancouver Community College and Patricia Macleod of LearningBranch. Sat May 24th, 9am in room 3625 at Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Richmond BC A report on teaching socio-cultural competencies and skills to health care and business professionals using adjunct curriculum that is online […]

Case Study outlines strengths of LearningBranch course

“repeated practice with realistic, natural English in a healthcare setting…”   CASE STUDY Using Communication Skills for Health Professionals Date: July 2, 2013 Author:  Karen Brooke, English Instructor, Vancouver Community College, Vancouver Canada What is VCC’s mission? Vancouver Community College serves a diverse urban community by providing excellent programs and services that prepare learners for ongoing education, […]