'Noyo English apps are a huge hit in ELL classrooms with on one on iPad programs,' said co-creator Mike Sullivan.
Boston, Ma (PRWEB) September 12, 2013
Noyo is excited to announce the availability of its Learn English Vocabulary by Noyo app, now in iTunes and the Mac app store. This English vocabulary app was designed to systematically boost the vocabulary of novice English learners. These apps are quickly becoming the app of choice for ELL one on one iPad programs. English is the 6th language in the Noyo portfolio, joining French, Spanish, Hebrew, Mandarin and Portuguese.
The unique interactive platform created by Noyo features 190+ custom-illustrated scenes, professional audio by a native speaker, and built-in assessment questions to help students and teachers track data and monitor improvement.
“Noyo English apps are a huge hit in ELL classrooms with on one on iPad programs,” said co-creator Mike Sullivan, who serves as Chief Learning Officer. "This is a creative, fun way to introduce and memorize new vocabulary. The built in assessment pieces is also a teacher favorite."
Learn English with Noyo, an innovative departure from typical flashcards and older vocabulary-building systems, takes the user on a virtual journey through a colorful landscape of exciting scenes. The curriculum introduces words and phrases in context to help beginning learners strengthen their English vocabulary.
“Noyo is excited to make our Learn English vocabulary app available in the iTunes store and Mac App store. The approach of building language learning apps specifically for tablets and MacOS creates a differentiated experience. We see it as part of the sea change making education more interactive and engaging,” said Ted Chan, Noyo’s CEO.
Noyo links English vocabulary words to entertaining images and high-quality audio to provide a strong educational foundation for language learning. A talented team of graphic design artists brings vocabulary to life with comical characters and amusing scenarios, and each word or phrase is voiced by a native American English speaker.
Noyo English offers ten targeted vocabulary units, each with its own set of assessment questions for maximally effective learning
Features of the Noyo English app in iTunes and MacOS app store include:
- 194 custom-illustrated scenes, packed with friendly characters and amusing scenarios
- Over 1800 vocabulary words, each reinforced by supporting audio, visual representation, and written translation
- Audio by a professional voice artist who is a native American English speaker
- 10 targeted units (Food, Travel, City, House & Home, Seasons, Animals, Schools, Sports)
- Built-in assessment questions at the end of each unit to help track data and improvement
- Intuitive, user-friendly navigation system
- Content designed for teacher classroom use, parents to use with young children, and self-study for teens/adults
Noyo was created through the combined vision of popular Spanish school teacher Mike Sullivan and innovative mobile software entrepreneur Ted Chan, who specializes in mobile user interface design.
Noyo English app is now available on iTunes at an introductory price of $1.99 Learning on the iPad, and the MacOS store.
Noyo is headquartered in Boston, MA. It is dedicated to providing engaging, cost-effective, high-value supplemental learning tools for tablets to language learners of all ages. More information can be found at http://www.noyo.com.