“SCOLA is a non-profit educational organization that provides authentic foreign language resources in more than 175 native languages. SCOLA receives and re-transmits television programming from around the world in native languages.”
On the SCOLA Web site, members of the Penn State community can find live streaming of world TV online, lesson plans based on the recorded programs, non-English newspapers, video interviews with native speakers, and more.
If you are in instructor currently using or who might potentially use SCOLA, ITS would like your feedback on the effectiveness of the SCOLA service is and how it could potentially be used to improve foreign language or global awareness education at Penn State. To take the survey, visit: https://pennstate.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_0Tl7anhCrJRY8vj
ITS especially encourages instructors already using the service to take the survey so that their voices can be counted in the assessment of the utility of this service to Penn State.
Instructors who are not aware of this service can view information, including login information, at http://sites.psu.edu/scola. We also welcome your input on the potential of this service.
Any questions about this survey or this service can be sent to the ITS SCOLA team at L-SCOLA@LISTS.PSU.EDU.
For more information on Language Learning resources at Penn State, visit the Libraries’ research guide here: http://www.libraries.psu.edu/psul/researchguides/languagelit/langlearn.html