Discover. Expand. Perform.

EMC Languages (EMCL) is a dynamic learning environment designed to drive educator effectiveness and student fluency in K-12 and post-secondary world language classrooms. Built upon award-winning curricula integrated seamlessly with innovative digital platforms. EMCL is an engaging, research-based environment that allows your students to discover, expand, and perform their target language.
Discover includes EMC’s core curriculum assets, both print and digital, that comprise the heart of the EMCL environment.

¡Aventura!

¡Aventura! our five-level Spanish program, sends students on an “adventure” into the Spanish-speaking world at every level in the series. Communicative activities, engaging audio and video, interactive eBooks and authentic culture and readings move students from beginners to AP-ready learners.

iOS mobile curriculum

Whether you are working on the move, or if you are leading a hybrid or fully online classroom, EMCL has you covered. With our expanding line of eBooks based on our award-winning curricula, your students will be able to continue their instruction wherever and whenever they desire.

T’es branché?

T’es branché? Is a robust, multi-platform, interactive four-level secondary French program that “connects” learners to French language and culture through a wide variety of activities, projects, and literature selections, all incorporating authentic language and francophone culture.

Expand includes EMC’s supplemental assets, both print and digital, that help students explore and enrich their learning experience.

Flipgrid

Introduce a new kind of social media to your classroom. Engage students using a video collaboration tool. Teachers create grids of short discussion-style questions that students respond to through recorded videos. FlipGrid promotes collaboration and practice of the student’s target language while outside of the classroom.

i-Culture

Watch authentic culture come alive for your students as they immerse themselves in engaging and varied media: videos, news articles, and songs. i-Passport, i-Videos, and i-Songs bring cultural experiences into the classroom and into your students’ lives. The assets included in i-Culture are purposefully level and textbook non-specific so they can be easily incorporated into curricula for language learners of all abilities.

Perform includes unique and proprietary student collaboration and performance assets that drive student competency and fluency through research-based practice and assessment tools.

Award-Winning Educators Partner to Benefit the World!

EMC’s sixty years of curriculum-savvy and exceptional customer service unite with LT Media Lab’s learning technology to simplify your work and engage your students through Avenue™:
  • Educators record, upload, or search for media; build customized tasks in minutes; assign tasks to one or all with ease; and assess with custom scores, video, and text.
  • For even greater efficiency, take advantage of abundant preloaded tasks and media.
  • Students capture, submit, and archive video performances, and monitor feedback in their portfolios.
Worried that Avenue sounds like more stuff to pile on top of your chronically overwhelming workload? Don’t. This technology simply integrates what you’re already doing and is as easy to use as Facebook or Skype. Avenue was developed by educators to increase student proficiency and instructor effectiveness in the most user-friendly manner possible. Plus, if you hit a snag, you can rely on award-winning 24/7 customer service—by a real human!

Avenue™

Engage students with cutting-edge, research-based digital technology.

Watch students’ language proficiency increase over time as they respond via video to an instructor-created task and then receive individualized, meaningful feedback from their teacher. The built-in portfolio feature tracks student and class progress over time.

Designed by teachers, for teachers. Really.

The EMCL world languages learning environment is being designed, developed, and evaluated through a unique collaborative partnership between EMC Publishing and the Learning Technologies (LT) Media Lab in the College of Education and Human Development at the University of Minnesota. Combining more than a decade of innovative research in e-assessment by faculty and researchers in the LT Media Lab with EMC’s 60 years of world language curriculum development, EMCL is positioned to be the leading K-12 language learning environment.