Category Archives: Technology

New Feature at LEZ: Podcasts

Labor Students, As of Thursday 4th February you can subscribe to our podcast and/or download in an MP3 format the files for every article we have posted on Labor English Zone.  Just click on the icon on the right-hand column, … Continue reading

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Twitter in Plain English

Hi there ESO students, We are sure many of you have already joined a social network, most probably Tuenti and/or Facebook. Although you are very young, if we had to give you some advice about which one you should join, … Continue reading

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Linguee.com – Online Translator Showing the Context of Sentences

What is Linguee? With Linguee, you can search many millions of bilingual texts for words and expressions. Every expression is accompanied by useful additional information and suitable example sentences. What is the benefit? When you translate texts to a foreign … Continue reading

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Newsy: Google Launches ‘Body Browser’

Google’s latest mapping experiment? The human body. ‘Body Browser’ lets users explore an interactive 3D model of the human anatomy. It’s a high-tech, highly detailed look at a human body — inside and out. No, it’s not the latest TSA … Continue reading

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Mona Lisa’s eyes may reveal model’s identity

The following article by Tom Kington was published on the Guardian last Sunday 12th December. An Italian researcher, Silvano Vinceti, has sparked new controversy over the world’s most famous painting by claiming Leonardo da Vinci painted tiny letters into the … Continue reading

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Alexia – School Management Software

As soon as you are given your usernames and passwords you and your families can start using Alexia, our new school management software.  Here you will find thorough information and reports on events and incidents, absenteeism, truancy, late arrivals, homework … Continue reading

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Stop Cyberbullying

` What is cyberbullying, exactly? “Cyberbullying” is when a child, preteen or teen is tormented, threatened, harassed, humiliated, embarrassed or otherwise targeted by another child, preteen or teen using the Internet, interactive and digital technologies or mobile phones. It has … Continue reading

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