Monthly Archive: January 2012

How Speekee TV watchers leave feedback

How Speekee TV watchers leave feedback

Subscribers to Speekee TV receive an email from us when they unsubscribe, asking for their comments on the Speekee TV experience. About 30% of users kindly reply with their opinon, which helps us improve...

2011 – Spain’s hottest year

2011 – Spain’s hottest year

Here’s the table which shows that 2011 was the hottest year in Spain since, well… since they started recording these things! From the Spanish government’s own meteorological website: El año 2011 ha sido extremadamente cálido,...

Teaching languages to young children. Keep it simple!

Teaching languages to young children. Keep it simple!

Did you know that you won’t find a single verb form uttered by Speekee which is in any other ‘time’ than the present? Let me explain why… As the development stages for Speekee got...

Spanish pronunciation vs English pronunciation

Spanish pronunciation vs English pronunciation

Which is easier for the learner who doesn’t yet know the target language? (As a native English speaker learning Spanish, Spanish would be my target language). Well, there is no doubt about it in...

The Homeschooler’s Speekee Adventure – 11

The Homeschooler’s Speekee Adventure – 11

Week 11 This week we continued on with the lesson about the home.  We spent time learning the names for immediate family members.  My 9 year old enjoyed introducing each of us. We also...

When Speekee worked… for Spanish kids!

When Speekee worked… for Spanish kids!

Don’t be fooled by the glum looking expression; this guy is Andrés Bautista and he is a very nice chap! Andrés worked for the now-defunct SierraVision TV service in Arcos de la Frontera, the...

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