LearningBranch is an online assessment and training platform that has many features to prevent online cheating. Here are a few tips that may help. Schedules With LearningBranch you can set a day and time for when the assessment will open along with a due date and time. Learners will only be allowed to access the […]
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 […]
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 […]
“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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
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
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: […]
Preliminary results from two pilot sites, Capilano University and Vancouver Community College, show that with the LearningBranch, Learner’s doubled their course completion rate. They also felt they improved their workplace communication skills. Read the full report here.
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.
LearningBranch will be attending BCCAT’s Standing Committee on Language Articulation Annual Meeting, Friday, April 28th.
LearningBranch will be attending the 6th International Conference on Second Language Pedagogies: Meaningful and Authentic Interactions In and Beyond the Classroom, April 27/28 2017, at McGill University, Montreal, Canada.
LearningBranch will be exhibiting at the 18th AULC Annual Conference at Queen’s Riddel Hall, Belfast on 12th & 13th of January 2017. We will be presenting training and assessment solutions for language and communication skills.
LearningBranch will be exhibiting at the ACTFL Annual Convention and World Languages Expo in Boston, MA, November 18-20, 2016. We will be presenting training and assessment solutions for language and communication skills. Come visit us at Booth 2114
“The students like the modules and I have noticed that they are much better prepared for the in-class discussions and role playing …” Julia Slade, Instructor Medical Office Assistant Program, Vancouver Community College
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 […]
Look for LearningBranch in the publishers’ area http://www.bcteal.org/conferences/2014-annual-conference Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Richmond BC
Come and see us at the ICCH, Montreal Sept 29-Oct 2, 2013 Organized by the American Academy on Communication in Healthcare. Visit ICCH site for more information.
“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, […]
The results from Communication Skills for Health Care Professionals course May-June 2013 are positive and e-learning will continue in the fall with Business Readiness and OPTA programs.
Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Vancouver, July 2013 “I like this course. What I learned from this course is not just about communication skills, in addition, this course helps me to understand deeply about culture. ”